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Star-Spangled Banner Centennial Memorial, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Schuler, Hans 1874-1951  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Baltimore Recreation and Parks 2600 Madison Avenue Baltimore Maryland 21217
Located City Hall Facade niche Baltimore Maryland
Date:
1914
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Maryland, Baltimore survey, 1992.
Image on file.
(On right edge of flag:) H. Schuler 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:
An eagle perched on a diagonally-placed flag pole, over which an American flag drapes. Below the eagle, is a swag of myrtle leaves with entwined banner inscribed with the words of the Star Spangled Banner. The entire piece is placed within niche on City Hall facade.
Topic:
History--United States--Military history  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Object--Other--Flag  Search this
Control number:
IAS MD000318
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_332587