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Sculptor:
Beyer, Richard 1925-2012  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: cast aluminum; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
KING Broadcasting Collection 333 Dexter Avenue North Seattle Washington 98109
Date:
1988
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Washington survey, 1994.
Rupp, James, "Art in Seattle's Public Places", Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1992, pg. 131.
Image on file.
(On stainless steel plaque set in concrete base:) THE KINGSTONES/1988/RICHARD S. BEYER
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:
Figure grouping of a family. They sit on an overstuffed chair; the father on the proper right, the mother in the center, a daughter on the proper left and a son in front, between the mother and father. To the far proper left, a dog sits on the ground next to the chair. A cat sits on the back of the chair on the proper right, its back is turned towards the family. The family members all gaze forward as if watching a television. The cast aluminum sculpture sits on a flat concrete pad set flush on a brick plaza.
Topic:
Figure group--Family  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Cat  Search this
Object--Furniture--Chair  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--TV  Search this
Control number:
IAS WA000571
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_336475