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Destiny Pediment, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Weinman, Adolph A. 1870-1952  Search this
Architect:
Pope, John Russell 1874-1937  Search this
Carver:
Ratti, Edward H. 1904-1969  Search this
Medium:
Indiana limestone and Milford pink granite
Type:
Sculptures-Pediment
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
National Archives and Records Administration 7th & Pennsylvania Avenue West facade Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Modeled 1934. Completed 1935
Topic:
Mythology--Asian--Genii  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Griffin  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--History  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Peace  Search this
Allegory--Civic--War  Search this
Allegory--Other--Triumph  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006179
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_21845

Behind Inner Seeking, (sculpture)

Title:
Shiva Dancing, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Noguchi, Isamu 1904-1988  Search this
Medium:
Basalt
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Isamu Noguchi Foundation 32-37 Vernon Boulevard Long Island City New York 11106
Located Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum 32-37 Vernon Boulevard Long Island City New York 11106
Date:
1976-1982
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Mythology--Asian--Shiva  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66530022
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_309955

U Wong Tsen, Goddess of Gardens and Flowers, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Chinese)  Search this
Medium:
Stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Society of the Four Arts Four Arts Plaza Chinese Garden Palm Beach Florida 33480
Date:
16th c
Topic:
Mythology--Asian--U Wong Tsen  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Agriculture  Search this
Control number:
IAS FL000389
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_324428

Kwan Yin, Goddess of Mercy, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Chinese)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: stone; Base: stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Society of the Four Arts Four Arts Plaza Chinese Garden Palm Beach Florida 33480
Date:
Probably 16th c
Topic:
Mythology--Asian--Kwan Yin  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Charity  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Chinese Dress  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAS FL000390
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_324429

Daikoku, (sculpture)

Fabricator:
Nakatani Stone Company  Search this
Medium:
Aji (?) granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Elbert County Library 345 Heart Street Elberton Georgia 30635
Date:
1983. Dedicated 1984
Topic:
Mythology--Asian--Daikoku  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Fortune  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Wealth  Search this
Object--Art Tool--Mallet  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Asian Dress  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAS GA000272
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327831

Ebisu, (sculpture)

Fabricator:
Nakatani Stone Company  Search this
Medium:
Aji (?) granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Elbert County Library 345 Heart Street Elberton Georgia 30635
Date:
1983. Dedicated 1984
Topic:
Mythology--Asian--Ebisu  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Fortune  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Wealth  Search this
Allegory--Passion--Joy  Search this
Dress--Ceremonial  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Asian Dress  Search this
Animal--Fish--Bream  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Control number:
IAS GA000273
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327832

Aponsi, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Culture:
Thai  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Thai Town East and West entrances, on Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles California
Date:
Winter 2006
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Mythology--Asian--Aponsi  Search this
Control number:
IAS 78430035
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_410869

Shiva, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Calder, Alexander 1898-1976  Search this
Medium:
Painted steel
Type:
Sculptures-Stabile
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Hallmark Cards P. O. Box 419034, Mail Drop 216 Kansas City Missouri 64141
Located Pershing & Grand Kansas City Missouri
Date:
1965. Installed 1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Religion--Hinduism  Search this
Mythology--Asian--Shiva  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76009129
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_19855

Cybele, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Buchanan, Sidney 1932-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: steel, painted black; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Wayne State College Arts/Humanities Humanities Building Wayne Nebraska 68787
Date:
1983
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Control number:
IAS 74100002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_31425

The Left Foot of Buddha, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Benjamin, Harry  Search this
Medium:
Painted clay tiles and concrete made of shredded paper and Portland cement
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
New Mexico
Silver City
Date:
1992
Topic:
Figure--Fragment--Foot  Search this
Mythology--Asian--Buddha  Search this
Religion--Angel  Search this
Ethnic--Mimbreno  Search this
Control number:
IAS NM000018
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_316913

Journey to the West, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Xuan-Chang Guo  Search this
Architect:
Lee, Simon  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: fiberglass; Base: fiberglass over metal
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Chinatown Plaza Public Relations 3556 Wynn Road Las Vegas Nevada 89102
Located Chinatown Plaza 4215 Spring Mountain Las Vegas Nevada
Date:
1994
Topic:
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Religion--Buddhism  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Control number:
IAS NV000055
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_319385

Chinatown Gateway, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Wang, Yu Tang  Search this
Assistant:
Au, Hawking  Search this
Contractor:
Kaka Art House Company  Search this
Medium:
Gateway: wood and tile; Pillars: steel, painted red;Gateway base: marble; Lions: patinated bronze; Lion bases: granite
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Gate
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Portland Metropolitan Arts Commission 1120 S.W. 5th Street, Suite 1023 Portland Oregon 97204
Located West Burnside & 4th Streets Portland Oregon
Date:
1986. Dedicated Nov. 8, 1986
Topic:
Architecture--Detail--Gate  Search this
Animal--Lion  Search this
Fantasy--Dragon  Search this
Animal--Bird--Chicken  Search this
Literature--Character--Unicorn  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS OR000106
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_321215

(Sheridan Lion-Dogs), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Sculptures: bronze with enamel inlay; Bases: mortared natural stone, mostly sandstone
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Sheridan Public Works Department 1148 KROE Lane, P. O. Box 848 Sheridan Wyoming 82801
Located Kendrick Park Entrance Sheridan Wyoming
Date:
Dedicated 1919
Topic:
Animal--Lion  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Control number:
IAS WY000084
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_321496

Pair of Chinese Lions - Male and Female, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Chinese)  Search this
Medium:
Lions: carved granite, painted (?); Bases: pink granite and concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
U.S. Zen Institute 19225 Germantown Road Germantown Maryland 20874
Date:
Ca. 1796-1820. Installed 1990
Topic:
Animal--Lion  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Control number:
IAS MD000157
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_324846

Draco, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Lew, Richard 1950-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: painted steel, Indiana limestone, slate, and concrete; Foundation: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Bench
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Rockville Art in Public Places Maryland Avenue at Vinson Street Rockville Maryland 20850
Located Potomac Woods Park Dunster Road, southeast corner of concrete plaza near gazebo Rockville Maryland
Topic:
Fantasy--Dragon  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Landscape--Celestial--Moon  Search this
Landscape--Celestial--Star  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS MD000161
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_324850

Bronze Temple Dogs, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Chinese)  Search this
Medium:
Sculptures: bronze; Bases: concrete
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by El Pomar Foundation 10 Lake Circle Colorado Springs Colorado 80906
Located Broadmoor Hotel 1 Lake Avenue West entrance Colorado Springs Colorado
Date:
18th or 19th c
Topic:
Animal--Dog  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Allegory--Other--Vigilance  Search this
Control number:
IAS CO000413
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330157

White Marble Statues of Lions, (sculpture)

Title:
White Marble Statues of Dogs, (sculpture)
Lions, Sneering Chinese Foo Dogs, (sculpture)
Chinese Lion and Chinese Goddess, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Unknown (Chinese)  Search this
Medium:
Sculptures: gray-white marble; Pedestals: cement
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by El Pomar Foundation 10 Lake Circle Colorado Springs Colorado 80906
Located Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun 4520 Cheyenne Mountain Road Colorado Springs Colorado
Date:
Ca. 1930
Topic:
Animal--Lion  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Allegory--Other--Vigilance  Search this
Object--Flower--Lotus  Search this
Control number:
IAS CO000414
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330158

Foo Dogs, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Chinese)  Search this
Medium:
Sculptures: marble; Bases: marble
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Metro Dade County Parks and Recreation Department 50 S.W. 32nd Road Miami Florida 33129
Located Villa Vizcaya Museum and Gardens 3251 South Miami Avenue North Walk sandbox Miami Florida 33129
Date:
18th c
Topic:
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Lion  Search this
Object--Toy--Ball  Search this
Control number:
IAS FL000629
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330855

5 Water Spouts, Frog and Lintel, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Javanese)  Search this
Medium:
Sculptures: gray volcanic rock; Bases: granite
Culture:
Javanese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Fairmount Park Art Association 1616 Walnut Street, Suite 2012 Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19103
Located Penn's Landing, International Sculpture Garden Columbus Boulevard & Dock Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania
Date:
1100-1299. Installed 1986
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Animal--Tiger  Search this
Animal--Sheep  Search this
Animal--Elephant  Search this
Animal--Amphibian--Frog  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Religion--Buddhism  Search this
Religion--Hinduism  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA000616
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_332500

(Fu Dog, Japanese Garden), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown (Japanese)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: sandstone; Base: sandstone
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Sonnenberg Gardens and Mansion 151 Charlotte Street Japanese Garden, east of teahouse Canandaigua New York 14424
Date:
Dedicated between 1902 and 1916
Topic:
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Lion  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Mythology--Asian  Search this
Control number:
IAS NY000808
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_337808

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