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Photographs of Joseph Horchert

Collector:
Smith, Victor Porter, 1921-2012  Search this
Names:
Calder, Alexander Milne, 1846-1923  Search this
Horchert, Joseph, 1874-1933  Search this
Penn, William, 1644-1718  Search this
Extent:
2 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Two black and white mounted photographs of Missouri sculptor Joseph Horchert with works of art. One image depicts Horchert with a rabbit sculpture and the other depicts him with 16 foot model of a William Penn sculpture in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Horchert is pictured on scaffolding (right) with another unidentified man (left). The model appears to be a small scale version of the William Penn bronze cast by Alexander Milne Calder which sits atop Philadelphia City Hall.
Biographical / Historical:
Victor Porter Smith (1921-2012) was a collector in St. Louis, Missouri.
Provenance:
Donated 2016 by Victor Porter Smith estate via Lynn Springer Roberts, executor. Smith received the photographs as a gift from friends.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Missouri -- St. Louis  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.smitvict
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99e2d601d-18f2-439d-91c0-0134af5cbf46
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-smitvict

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