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Sculptor:
Harrigan, John  Search this
Houlihan, John  Search this
Fabricator:
Central Marble and Granite Company  Search this
Founder:
Friedley-Voshardt Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Barre granite; Base: Barre granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Town of Newport 15 Sunapee Street, Municipal Building Newport New Hampshire 03773
Located Newport Historic District on Common between Park & North Main streets Newport New Hampshire
Date:
Commissioned Dec. 1, 1911. Installed 1912
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Hampshire survey, 1994.
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985.
Summary:
A flag bearer stands atop a columned structure. The soldier wears a short jacket, canteen, cap and long pants. The flag is held tightly to his proper left side, and he is about to draw his sword in defense. The flag bearer stands on roof of a 4 columned canopy, with two guns with shot pouches stacked below.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
History--United States--Spanish American War  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Object--Other--Flag  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76008595
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_19353