Exhibitions

Modern American Realism: The Sara Roby Foundation Collection




Hugo Robus
born Cleveland, OH 1885–died New York City 1964

One and Another
1934
bronze
28 3/4 x 43 7/8 x 23 3/8 in.
Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation
1986.6.72
provenance: the artist, 1957


Hugo Robus's sculpture captures the age-old theme of mother and child. The stylized design and polished surface of One and Another reflect his early training as a jeweler before he turned to painting and subsequently to sculpture. Each figure is complete yet interlocked with the other; their silhouettes trace the double oval of the infinity symbol, recalling the interdependence of mother and child.



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