Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Bullard, Ben  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: steel; Base: concrete, metal and wood
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
New Hampshire
Sandwich
Date:
1979 or 1980. Installed ca. 1981
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Hampshire survey, 1994.
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:
A mottled bronze colored bird with outspread wings, lowered beak and spread tail feathers. The bird is welded to a cross of angle iron. The iron cross is bolted to wooden cross beams, painted black. The wooden cross is set on a cruciform concrete base which rises from the rocky shoreline on which the sculpture is mounted.
Topic:
Animal--Bird  Search this
Control number:
IAS NH000214
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330230