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Unsung Heroes - Bauxite Miners, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Alsum, Gary  Search this
Sculpture: bronze; Base: stone
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Bauxite Historical Association Museum 6707 Benton Street Bauxite Arkansas 72011
2008. Dedicated Oct. 2008
State of Arkansas, Department of Arkansas Heritage, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, 2018.
(On botttom of both the family group and the boy:) Gary Alsum / (copyright symbol) '08 1/7 signed
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A family group depicting a father, a mother holding a young girl in her arms, and a little boy standing across from them. The father is dressed for in overalls and a hat, a helmet hanging from his belt, a lunch box held in his right hand, and his left arm resting around his wife's shoulders. She wears a dress with an apron, their little girl held in her left arm, and her right arm resting around the husband's waist. At her feet is a basket filled with vegetables. The little girl has pigtails and holds a doll in her left hand. The little boy standing opposite his parents is barefoot and wears overalls and baseball cap. He stands on his tiptoes as he holds a model airplane up in the air.
Figure group--Family  Search this
Object--Toy--Doll  Search this
Object--Toy--Airplane  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Mining  Search this
Object--Other--Basket  Search this
Object--Vegetable  Search this
Control number:
IAS 74850335
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums