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Sculptor:
Bufano, Beniamino 1898-1970  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: red marble; Base: granite
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 San Francisco State University San Francisco California
Date:
1938
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, California, San Francisco survey, 1993.
"San Francisco Civic Art Collection: a Guided Tour to Publicly Owned Art of the City and County of San Francisco", San Francisco: the Arts Commission of San Francisco, 1989, pg. 95.
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:
Abstract portrait head of St. Francis. He has a pointed beard. The red marble sculpture stands on a granite block which rests on a concrete base.
Topic:
Religion--Saint--St. Francis  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001768
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341907