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Sculptor:
Faxon, Russell  Search this
Founder:
Inferno Art Foundry  Search this
Medium:
Bronze sculpture on bronze base with black granite wall in back. The back wall has bronze relief attached to it
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by State of Tennessee Department of General Services C2-200 Central Services Building Nashville Tennessee 37243
Located Legislative Plaza Charlotte Avenue & 6th Avenue North Nashville Tennessee
Date:
Cast 1991-1992.; Dedicated July 4, 1992
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Tennessee survey, 1992.
Image on file.
(On center front of base:) KOREAN WAR/1950-1953/WHERE COMMUNISTIC MILITARY AGGRESSION WAS DEFEATED signed
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:
Two male figures dressed in combat fatigues and positioned in front of a wall with a map of Korea on it. The proper left figure lunges forward on his proper right leg, wears a helmet, and carries a rifle out in front of his chest. The proper right figure lunges forward on his proper left leg and holds a pistol at chest height in his proper right hand. On either side of the back wall are low walls with inscriptions on them.
Topic:
History--United States--Korean War  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Landscape--Bird's Eye View  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Control number:
IAS TN000006
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_308821