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Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Bock, Richard W. 1865-1949  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Destroyed
Date:
Ca. 1915
Notes:
Pierre, Dorathi Bock, ed., "Memoirs of an American Artist, Sculptor Richard W. Bock," Los Angeles, CA: C.C. Publishing Co., c1989, 1991, pg. 99.
Summary:
The garden fountain featured a rectangular fountain pool with an articulated architectural design holding the fountain spout in the center. A similar architectural design was repeated on each corner of the fountain pool. Two tall pedestals behind the fountain were each topped with a head of Hermes.
Topic:
Figure male--Head  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Hermes  Search this
Control number:
IAS 88730026
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_362541