“Diana at the Hunt” is the highlight of the Hunt Room. She was carved from one block of marble by the acclaimed Austrian sculptor, Karl Bitter. Diana’s arm and several fingers were damaged subsequent to the 1974 fire. She was restored in 1995. The green Italian marble fireplace was also carved by Bitter.

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Diana - Side View
Diana - Side View

Detail - Looking Up at Diana
Detail - Looking Up at Diana. Photo by tamara.monique

Newsday Article: Going Once, Going Twice at Dowling

Nathan Jackson (1994, November 6). OUTING/Going Once, Going Twice At Dowling :[HUNTINGTON Edition]. Newsday (Combined Editions), p. A91. Retrieved December 10, 2007, from Newsday database. (Document ID: 101890685).

Aaron Kramer’ s Poem: Elegy for a Room

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