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J. W. Fiske Iron Works  Search this
Gilded and painted cast iron, concrete
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Administered by Ft. Plain Cemetery Association Clyde Street Ft. Plain New York 13339
Located Ft. Plain Cemetery Lot 2, Clyde Street Ft. Plain New York
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York survey, 1994.
Image on file.
(On large part of center piece, near flower:) J.W. SISKE (sic)/28 PAT PLATE/(followed by illegible numbers and letters) Founder's mark appears.
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.
Fountain consisting of a cast iron sculpture centerpiece. Three small cherubs flank a center column and hold up a fountain bowl. One of the cherubs plays a horn. The cherubs stand above a larger collecting basin. Four large rose spouts along the outer edge of the basin direct water out and down. The basin is supported by a center column decorated with flowers. Three larger cherubs stand on a base around the column. The fountain stands in the middle of a round fountain basin. Four decorative plates are attached at intervals to the top edge of the fountain basin.
Religion--Angel  Search this
Object--Musical Instrument--Horn  Search this
Control number:
IAS NY001365
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums