Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin 1858 - New York City, New York, United States 1927
Arts du spectacle, putti
Performing Arts, putti
Photo credit: ph. Carol M. Highsmith
- South Side of Great Hall, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress
- Library's website, https://www.loc.gov/visit/tours/online-tours/thomas-jefferson-building/great-hall, 1 March 2016
- Libray's website, 1 March 2016:
The putti represent the literary genres of Comedy, Poetry, and Tragedy. Comedy has a comic mask and the ivy-wreathed wand of Bacchus, to whom the first comedies were dedicated. Poetry has a scroll, and Tragedy holds a tragic mask.