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Sculptured Gateway, Fence and Resting Spot, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Unknown (Mexican)  Search this
Architect:
Forman, B. C.  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: colored cement over chicken wire
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Gate
Sculptures
Place:
New Mexico
Clayton
Date:
Copyrighted 1941
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New Mexico survey, 1994.
Summary:
A Pagoda gate, a fence and a "redwood" tree stump resting spot. The Pagoda-style gate consists of three main logs affixed in a post and lintel formation, surmounted by a two-tiered roof that is curved at both ends. The fence which surrounds the property is made to look like a log fence with a ranch style appearance. The resting spot is a large round tree stump that looks like a redwood stump. The stump has two carved windows, a doorway and an interior seat.
Topic:
Architecture--Religious--Pagoda  Search this
Architecture--Detail--Fence  Search this
Architecture--Detail--Bench  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS NM000418
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_333764