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Sculptor:
Taft, Lorado Zadoc 1860-1936  Search this
Prasuhn, John G. 1877-1947  Search this
Engineer:
Summers, Leland  Search this
Subject:
Black Hawk  Search this
Garland, Hamlin  Search this
Medium:
Reinforced concrete
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Logo
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by State of Illinois Illinois Department of Conservation 524 South Second Street Springfield Illinois 62701
Located Lowden State Park 1411 North River Road, P. O. Box 403 Oregon Illinois 61061
Date:
Cast Dec. 1910. Dedicated July 1, 1911
Notes:
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, IL0156, 1989.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Illinois survey, 1992.
Monumental News, March, Nov. 1910.
Popular Mechanics, March 1911.
Stilson, Jan, "The Construction of The Blackhawk Statue," Oregon, IL: Oregon Chamber of Commerce, 1984.
Image on file.
Monumental News, Nov. 1910, pg. 795-796.
Chicago Tribune (May 7, 1995), section 12, pg. 14.
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:
Indian standing with his arms folded across his chest and his head turned to the proper left.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAS IL000285
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_312556