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Sculptor:
Manship, Paul 1885-1966  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of Agriculture 3501 New York, N.E Washington District of Columbia 20002
Located United States National Arboretum Herb Garden Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Copyrighted 1918
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, District of Columbia survey, 1993.
Image on file.
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:
Open sphere made of three intersecting bands with an arrow piercing through the center. Roman numerals appear on the outside and symbols on the inside of the widest band. The sphere rests on a short bell-shaped base which sits on a disk. Around the disk are the signs of the zodiac in relief. The sculpture rests on a round, fluted concrete base.
Topic:
Object--Other--Globe  Search this
Emblem--Zodiac  Search this
Object--Weapon--Bow and Arrow  Search this
Control number:
IAS DC000055
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322454