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Catalog Data

Architect:
Whitman, E. P.  Search this
Contractor:
Westlund, F. A.  Search this
Medium:
Stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Hayward Hayward California
Located Old Hayward City Hall 22738 Mission Boulevard Hayward California
Date:
1930. Dedicated Dec. 7, 1930
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California survey, 1994.
Summary:
An Art-Deco style bas-relief on building facade with nine allegorical figures representing Agriculture. The figures depicted, from left to right, are: male carrying a bucket; male carrying a sledgehammer; male carrying a bird; small angel; female carrying a sheaf of grain and a sickle; small angel; male carrying a scythe; male figure with arm around waist of male facing backwards holding a shovel.
Topic:
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Agriculture  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Object--Other--Container  Search this
Object--Tool--Hammer  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Religion--Angel  Search this
Object--Foodstuff--Grain  Search this
Object--Tool--Scythe  Search this
Object--Tool--Shovel  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001580
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_340314