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Sculptor:
Noble, W. Clark 1858-1938  Search this
Founder:
Gorham Manufacturing Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration 810 Vermont Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20420
Located Danville National Cemetery 1900 East Main Street Danville Illinois 61832
Date:
Dedicated May 30, 1917
Notes:
National Cemetery Administration Memorials Inventory Project, 2002-2005.
(On west side of sculpture:) Clark Noble, Sr. (On east side of sculpture:) Gorham Foundry (On front of base:) IN MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO OFFERED THEIR LIFE IN DEFENSE OF THEIR COUNTRY signed Founder's mark appears.
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:
A bronze figure of a Civil War soldier with his left foot forward and his rifle held horizontally in front of him with both hands, stands atop a square granite base.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Control number:
IAS 68000015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_375892