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(Allegorical Panel: The Arts, the Sciences), (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Braghetta, Lulu Hawkins 1901-  Search this
Gutterson, Henry Higby 1884-1954  Search this
Corlett, William Sr.  Search this
Architectural firm:
Gutterson and Corlett  Search this
Painted concrete
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Berkeley Unified School District Berkeley High School 2134 Martin Luther King Junior Way Shop & Sciences Building, west side Berkeley California 94704
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California survey, 1994.
Image on file.
(Flanking the head of the central figure:) CYBELE (Arranged vertically, on left side of bas-relief:) THE ARTS (Arranged vertically, on right side of bas-relief:) THE SCIENCES
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.
A bas-relief with three figures. The central figure is a full-length robed woman with arms outstretched to her sides. Her proper left hand holds an open book, and her proper right hand holds an oil lamp. Kneeling at her proper left side is a male figure holding a drafting compass in his proper left hand and a triangle and square in his proper right hand. Kneeling at the woman's proper right is a female figure holding a palette and two brushes in her proper right hand and a scroll in her proper left hand. The bas-relief is on an exterior wall over windows and an entryway.
Allegory--Arts & Sciences  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Cybele  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Object--Other--Lantern  Search this
Object--Tool--Measuring Device  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Square  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Triangle  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Palette  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Artist's Brush  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA000473
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums