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The Medicine Man (Dallin)

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Type  Bronze
Location  Philadelphia
Owner  Philadelphia
Dimensions  240 cm (96 in)
Created  1899
Year  1899
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Artists  Cyrus Edwin Dallin, Cyrus Dallin
Similar  Signal of Peace, Appeal to the Great Spirit, The Scout

The Medicine Man is a bronze equestrian statue by Cyrus E. Dallin. It is located in Fairmount Park, Dauphin Street, west of 33rd Street, Philadelphia.

History

It was cast in 1899. It was exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1899, and Exposition Universelle (1900), Paris, where it won a gold medal. It was purchased by the Association for Public Art (formerly the Fairmount Park Art Association) for $6,000. It was dedicated on December 10, 1903.

A reduced edition was produced by the Gorham Foundry; an example is in the Amon Carter Museum.

References

The Medicine Man (Dallin) Wikipedia