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Thomas Garrigue Masaryk, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Matatka, J.  Search this
Founder:
Franta Anyz  Search this
Subject:
Masaryk, Thomas Garrigue  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: marble
Culture:
Czech  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City and County of San Francisco San Francisco Arts Commission 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 240 San Francisco California 94102
Located Golden Gate Park John F. Kennedy Drive, Near rose garden San Francisco California
Date:
1926. Dedicated 1962
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California, San Francisco survey, 1993.
Image on file.
(On back of sculpture:) J. Matatka - 1926/Franta Anyz (On front of sculpture:) T.G. MASARYK (On front of base:) THOMAS GARRIGUE/MASARYK/1850-1937/PRESIDENT - LIBERATOR/OF/CZECHOSLOVAKIA/PHILOSOPHER, STATESMAN/HUMANITARIAN signed Founder's mark appears.
New York World's Fair, New York, 1939-1940.
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:
Bronze portrait bust of Thomas Garrigue Masaryk. He has a beard and long moustache. The sculpture rests on a tall marble base.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001762
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341901