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Sculptor:
Akaji, Bumpei 1921-  Search this
Architectural firm:
Wilson, Okamoto & Associates  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze and copper; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by State of Hawaii Art in Public Places Program 250 South Hotel Street, 2nd Floor Honolulu Hawaii 96813
Located Koloa Public School & Library 3451 Poipu Road Koloa Hawaii
Date:
Commissioned March 1972. Cast 1973 or 1975
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Hawaii survey, 1994.
State of Hawaii, State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, 1991.
Image on file.
unsigned
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 vertical sculpture depicting the Hawaiian god Lono. Designed to channel rain water from the overhanging roof into the "well" of circular base.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Mythology--Other--Hawaiian  Search this
Animal--Whale  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66260147
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302011