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Founder:
International Harvester  Search this
Sculptor:
Kriner, William 1871-1955 (copy after)  Search this
Subject:
Irving, Washington  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: copper clad iron core, painted; Base: metal
Type:
Sculptures-Copy
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Indianapolis Parks and Recreation Division 1426 West 29th Street Indianapolis Indiana 46208
Located Irving Circle Park Irving Circle Indianapolis Indiana
Date:
Dedicated Oct. 30, 1971
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Image on file.
(On plaque on base:) WASHINGTON IRVING/FOR WHOM THE TOWN OF/IRVINGTON/WAS NAMED IN 1870/BY ITS FOUNDERS/JACOB B. JULIAN/SYLVESTER JOHNSON 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:
Bust of Washington Irving. Figure has curly hair and is clean shaven. Rests on a metal post.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Novelist  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Essayist  Search this
Occupation--Education--Historian  Search this
Control number:
IAS IN000214
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_318298