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Sculptor:
Turnbull, Paula Mary 1921-2018  Search this
Architectural firm:
Adkison Architects  Search this
Trogdon-Smith-Grossman  Search this
Contractor:
Electric Smith  Search this
Environmental Concern  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Cor-Ten steel, found objects including springs, pipes and railroad spikes; Grotto: basalt rock, concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Spokane Parks & Recreation North 507 Howard Street Riverfront Park Spokane Washington 99201
Located Riverfront Park Corner of Spokane Falls Boulevard & Stevens Spokane Washington
Date:
1973-1974
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Washington survey, 1994.
Image on file.
(Artist's monogram on proper right back hindquarter of goat)/74 (On plaque mounted to basalt:) PAULA TURNBULL/sculptor/GIVEN TO THE PEOPLE/OF SPOKANE BY/THE WOMEN'S COUNCIL/OF REALTORS/1974 signed
Expo '74: The International Exposition on the Environment, Spokane, 1974.
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A steel goat with horns made of springs, legs of pipe and eyes the cut off ends of railway spikes. His coat is shaggy, made from triangular cuts of steel. He stands on concrete paving in a grotto bounded by roughly-hewn columns of basalt rock of varying heights.
Topic:
Animal--Goat  Search this
Control number:
IAS WA000290
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_334638