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Sculptor:
Salerno, Gino 1962-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: wood, carved and painted; Base: wood
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Hutchinson Junior College 1300 North Plum Hutchinson Kansas 67501
Date:
1991
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Kansas 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:
Chain saw carved sculpture of a college girl standing, holding about twelve books piled to chest level in her hands. She has long hair painted a red-orange and wears blue jeans, a long-sleeved shirt, and shoes. The sculpture was carved from a dead tree.
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Education--Student  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAS KS000433
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330596