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Sculptor:
Smith, Dennis 1942-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: 14 gauge mild steel; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Living Memorial Sculpture Garden Board of Directors Montague California
Located Living Memorial Sculpture Garden Highway 97 Weed California
Date:
Summer 1989
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California survey, 1994.
Image on file.
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:
Installation of four abstract full-length figures. One figure is standing, playing a flute. Two figures are dancing. One of the dancing figures balances on one leg, extending the other leg horizontally behind and one arm horizontally in front. The fourth figure is reclining on the ground, reaching with its arms to the proper right. The reclining figure rests on a concrete base flush with the ground in the center of the installation. The flute player stands toward the back and the two dancers stand at opposite sides of the installation from each other.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Peace  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Flute  Search this
Performing Arts--Dance  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001658
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341724