Šime Dujmović, A Source of New Life
The Archaeological Collection and Lapidarium Dr. Grga Novak
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Title: A Source of New Life

Maker: Šime Dujmović (1887- 1968), Croatian sculptor

Date or Period: 1927

Type of Object: Sculpture

Materials & Techniques: Stone

Measurements: Height: 258 cm

Description:
An allegorical representation of the homeland, woken and freed from the enemy’s grip (a dragon’s grip) by a kiss from the angel of freedom, signed, the final part of a sculptural ensemble erected in 1927 on the waterfront in Hvar, dismounted and partially destroyed in 1941.


Museum: Hvar Heritage Museum

Collection: The Archaeological Collection and Lapidarium Dr. Grga Novak