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The Liberty Commemorative Bas-Relief Series: Irish, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Nelson, Myra  Search this
Founder:
California Sculpture Center  Search this
Medium:
Relief: bronze; Base: polished red granite
Culture:
Irish  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by College of the Desert, Copper Mountain Campus Humanities & Fine Arts Division 6162 Rotary Way, P. O. Box 1398 Joshua Tree California 92252
Located College of the Desert, Copper Mountain Campus Heritage Court Joshua Tree California
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California survey, 1995.
Summary:
Bronze bas-relief plaque depicting two young children. On the left is a young boy. He wears a long jacket, shirt and trousers. A bag hangs from his proper right shoulder. He plays a penny whistle. Seated on his proper left in the distance, is a young girl. She wears a scarf wrapped around her head. The Statue of Liberty is in the distance on the right side of the relief. The relief plaque is mounted to a polished red granite panel which is mounted on the side of a brick column.
Topic:
History--United States--Immigration  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Liberty  Search this
Children  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Architecture--Monument--Statue  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA002035
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341303