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Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
White marble streaked with gray on a concrete and marble base
Type:
Sculptures-Bench
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Trinity College Physical Plant 208 Colchester Avenue Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Trinty College Between McAuley Building & Villa Building Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Dedicated Spring 1975
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Vermont survey 1992.
Image on file.
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:
The piece is in two distinct sections: one an abstract horseshoe at a height convenient for sitting; the other, 3-shaped slabs of marble set into the ground like 3 spokes of a wheel approx. 120 degrees apart from each other. The whole is situated on a side hill, surrounded by bark mulch. The horseshoe is raised above the ground by 9 piers, 4 marble, 5 concrete. The top of the two sections are set horizontally.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object--Furniture--Bench  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000039
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310389