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Sculptor:
Allen, Daniel  Search this
Medium:
Wood, painted
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
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Owner/Location:
Administered by Canaan Firefighters Association Bruce Road, P. O. Box 19 Canaan New Hampshire 03741
Located Canaan Fire Station Parker Street Grounds Canaan New Hampshire
Date:
Commissioned 1993. 1993-1994. Dedicated Aug. 9, 1994
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Hampshire survey, 1993.
Image on file.
(On rear top of lower section of sculpture: artist's monogram) (On front of hat, incised:) SMOKEY (On belt buckle, incised:) SMOKEY 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:
A chain saw carved sculpture of Smokey the Bear with brown fur, dressed in blue pants with cuffs, a yellow belt buckle, and a tan wide-brimmed hat, stands with his proper right arm raised in the air while his proper left hand holds a light brown and aluminum-colored shovel.
Topic:
Animal--Bear  Search this
Occupation--Service--Fireman  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Object--Tool--Shovel  Search this
Control number:
IAS NH000177
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_329005