Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Bartholdi, Frederic Auguste 1834-1904 (copy after)  Search this
Architect:
Adams, Leo  Search this
Founder:
Friedley-Voshardt Company  Search this
Medium:
Figure: sheet copper with green patina; Upper base and lower base: concrete and brick
Type:
Sculptures-Copy
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Liberty School District Franklin Elementary School 201 West Mill Street Liberty Missouri 64068
Date:
Cast 1949. Dedicated Sept. 15, 1951. Rededicated 1992
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Missouri, Kansas City survey, 1994.
Summary:
Standing robed female figure of Liberty, holding torch in upraised proper right arm, tablets in bent proper left arm. Crown with spikes on head. Figure stands on rectangular upper base, which is mounted on circular lower base. The lower base features a brick star pattern on its top.
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Liberty  Search this
Object--Other--Torch  Search this
Dress--Historic--Classical Dress  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Object--Written Matter  Search this
Control number:
IAS MO000080
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_316640