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Sculptor:
Laska, John L.  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: ferro cement and steel; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Indiana State University Main Campus Terre Haute Indiana 47809
Located Indiana State University Science Building, south side Terre Haute Indiana
Date:
June 8, 1963. Rededicated Oct. 31, 1992
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Image on file.
(On top of base, on north side:) PROMETHEUS/GIFT OF THE CLASS OF 1962/DEDICATED JUNE 1963/REDEDICATED BY THE CLASS/OCTOBER 31, 1992/JOHN L. LASKA, Sculptor
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Summary:
An abstract figure, made of dark brown, ferro-cement, holding a welded steel sun disk above his head.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Prometheus  Search this
Landscape--Celestial--Sun  Search this
Control number:
IAS IN000578
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_332939