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Photographs of Joseph Horchert, circa 1920

Creator:
Smith, Victor Porter, 1921-2012
Subject:
Penn, William
Calder, Alexander Milne
Horchert, Joseph
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2 items
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Summary:
Two black and white mounted photographs of Missouri sculptor Joseph Horchert with works of art. One image depicts Horchert with a rabbit sculpture and the other depicts him with 16 foot model of a William Penn sculpture in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Horchert is pictured on scaffolding (right) with another unidentified man (left). The model appears to be a small scale version of the William Penn bronze cast by Alexander Milne Calder which sits atop Philadelphia City Hall.
Citation:
Photographs of Joseph Horchert, circa 1920. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Victor Porter Smith (1921-2012) was a collector in St. Louis, Missouri.
Provenance:
Donated 2016 by Victor Porter Smith estate via Lynn Springer Roberts, executor. Smith received the photographs as a gift from friends.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Photographs
Sculptors
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17388
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)382939
AAA_collcode_smitvict
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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