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Sculptor:
Mangold, Robert 1937-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: brushed stainless steel and polychromed steel, painted; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Kinetic
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Grand Junction Walker Field Airport Authority 250 North Fifth Street Grand Junction Colorado 81501
Located Walker Field Airport East of the Main Terminal Grand Junction Colorado
Date:
1982. Dedicated 1983
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Colorado survey, 1995.
Image on file.
MANGOLD 83 (On plaque on base:) "FLIGHT"/THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED TO WALTER AND PRESTON/WALKER, PUBLISHERS OF THE DAILY SENTINEL, AND THEIR ROLE/AS THE MOVING FORCE BRINGING AVIATION AND AIR SERVICE TO/WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH./-January, 1983-/PRESENTED BY THE WALKER FOUNDATION,/KENNETH E. JOHNSON, MARION FLETCHER,/AND FRIENDS OF THE WALKER FAMILY. signed
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:
Wind-driven abstract sculpture.
Topic:
Homage--Walker, Preston  Search this
Homage--Walker, Walter  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Flight  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS CO000268
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_320261