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Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
St. Joseph's Church 126 East Broadway Shelbyville Indiana
Date:
1981/1982
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Summary:
A full-length bas-relief of St. Joseph is placed on a rectangular panel of smooth cement. His is depicted standing, his proper left hand is raised to his chest holding a chisel, and he holds a hammer with his proper right hand. St. Joseph has ear-length hair that is curled under, with a full beard and moustache. He wears a tunic apron over long robes and sandals..
Topic:
Religion--Saint--St. Joseph  Search this
Object--Tool--Hammer  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Chisel  Search this
Control number:
IAS IN000987
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_339497