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Sculptor:
Rust, Edwin Cooper 1910-  Search this
Architect:
McGown, D. T.  Search this
Founder:
Unknown (New York)  Search this
Medium:
Cast stone
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Memphis Dermatology Clinic P.A 1455 Union Avenue Memphis Tennessee 38104
Date:
March 1953
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Tennessee survey, 1992.
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), March 29, 1953.
Image on file.
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), March 29, 1953.
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:
One of two reliefs which symbolize the benefits of insurance flanking the entrance to the clinic. It is a stylized depiction of a group of six figures. The largest figure is a seated male, holding a model of a building. Seated at his feet are three male figures with proper right hands raised, palms up. To the proper right of the largest figure is a standing couple. The man stands to the back and proper right of the female, with his arm around the waist of the female.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Prudence  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Control number:
IAS TN000100
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_311863