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Sculptor:
Patton, Dennis  Search this
Subject:
Drake, Francis  Search this
Medium:
Iron armature, Cor-Ten steel, stainless steel
Culture:
British  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Larkspur Administrative Office 400 Magnolia Avenue Larkspur California 94939
Located Remillard Park 125 East Sir Francis Drake Boulevard Larkspur California
Date:
1990. Dedicated Nov. 11, 1990
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California, San Francisco survey, 1993.
Image on file.
Marin Independent Journal, Nov. 12, 1990.
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:
Abstract full-length portrait of Sir Francis Drake. He wears a stainless steel breastplate of armor. In his proper right hand he holds a stainless steel sword; the tip of the sword touches the ground. In his proper left hand he holds a flagstaff and flag. The flag billows out behind him. The Cor-Ten steel sculpture stands directly on the ground.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001727
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341801