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Sculptor:
Kellersberger, Scot  Search this
Kellersberger, Laura  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Cor-Ten steel and stainless steel
Type:
Sculptures
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Owner/Location:
Administered by Delta Cultural Center 141 Cherry Street Helena-West Helena Arkansas 72342
Located Freedom Park 750 Biscoe Street Helena-West Helena Arkansas
Date:
2012. Installed Dec. 2012; Dedicated Feb. 23, 2013
Notes:
State of Arkansas, Department of Arkansas Heritage, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, 2013.
unsigned
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:
The sculpture features eight two-dimensional figures of Civil War soldiers standing behind an earthen embankment. Two are aiming their rifles toward the enemy, one is reloading, one is standing with drawn sword, one cradles a wounded comrade in his arms, one stands with a ramrod, and one pulls the lanyard from a cannon. The figures are made of Cor-Ten steel and their accessories --rifles, sword, ramrod --are stainless steel.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Object--Weapon--Sword  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Control number:
IAS 74850178
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_449010