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Sculptor:
Pattison, Abbott 1916-1999  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
American Bar Center 1155 East 60th Street Facade Chicago Illinois
Date:
1954
Notes:
Riedy, James L., "Chicago Sculpture," Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1981.
Riedy, James L., "Chicago Sculpture," Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1981, pg. 162.
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:
Eight scenes representing important events in the history of Law, including: Adam and Eve for Divine Law. Other scenes relate to documents from both American and English history, including: Mosaic law, Hammurabi's code, and the Habeas Corpus Act of 1679.
Topic:
Religion--Old Testament--Adam & Eve  Search this
History--England--Magna Charta  Search this
History--United States--Revolution  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Law  Search this
History--Ancient--Babylonia  Search this
History--Religion--Mosaic Law  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87820134
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_302624