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Gerald Ford Totem Pole

1974 Edward A. Kay Born: Detroit, Michigan 1900 Died: Sun City, Arizona 1988 carved, painted, and turned wood, painted metal, modeling compound, printed papers, adhesive stickers, wishbone, stamps, tacks, and safety pin 91 x 12 1/2 in. (231.1 x 31.8 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson 1986.65.253 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - civic - capitol

Occupation - sport - football

Portrait male - Ford, Gerald - head

Portrait male - Kissinger, Henry - head

Portrait male - Nixon, Richard - full length

Portrait male - Rockefeller, Nelson - head

sculpture

folk art

metal

paper

wood

About Edward A. Kay

Born: Detroit, Michigan 1900 Died: Sun City, Arizona 1988