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Luce Foundation Center for American Art

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Hiram Powers(Born: Woodstock, Vermont 1805– Died: Florence, Italy 1873)
Eve Tempted
modeled 1839-1842, carved 1873-1877, marble

Eve Tempted




Paul Feeley (Born: Des Moines, Iowa 1910– Died: New York, New York 1966)
Jack
1966, formed and gilded fiberglass on steel base

Jack




Edmonia Lewis (Born: Greenbush, New York 1844– Died: London, England 1907)
Old Arrow Maker
modeled 1866, carved 1872, carved marble

Old Arrow Maker




Seymour Lipton (Born: New York, New York 1903– Died: Glen Cove, New York 1986)
Manuscript
1960, iron/brazed with nickel-silver on limestone base

Manuscript




Eugenie Gershoy (Born: Krivoi Rog, Russia 1901– Died: United States 1986)
Homage to Audrey McMahon (Goddess of Fertility)
1977, papier-mache on wire armature with cut out paper and painted with egg tempera on wood base

Homage to Audrey McMahon (Goddess of Fertility)




Frederick MacMonnies (New York, New York 1863– Died: New York, New York 1937)
Rip Van Winkle
1876-1880, fired terra cotta on wood base with glass dome

Rip Van Winkle




Donald Judd (Born: Excelsior Springs, Missouri 1928– Died: New York, New York 1994)
Table Object
1967, aluminum

Rip Van Winkle




John Rogers (Born: Salem, Massachusetts 1829– Died: New Canaan, Connecticut 1904)
The Council of War
modeled about 1873, painted plaster

Rip Van Winkle




David Smith (Born: Decatur, Indiana 1906– Died: Albany, New York 1965)
Europa and Calf
1956-1957, bronze/poured and hammered on stone base

Europa and Calf




Hiram Powers (Born: Decatur, Indiana 1906– Died: Albany, New York 1965)
James Gibson Powers
modeled about 1838, plaster

James Gibson Powers




David Beck (Born: Muncie, Indiana 1953)
Movie Palace
1990, mixed media construction

James Gibson Powers




Anthony de Francisci (Born: Palermo, Italy 1887– Died: New York, New York 1964)
Henry F. Schricker
1939, metal: brass/electotype

Henry F. Schricker




William Couper (Born: Norfolk, Virginia 1853– Died: Easton, Maryland 1942)
Benjamin Franklin
about 1906, marble

Benjamin Franklin




John B. Flannagan (Born: argo, North Dakota 1895– Died: New York, New York 1942)
Donkey
about 1930-1931, granite

Donkey




Caban group
Los Reyes Magos
about 1875-1900, carved and painted wood with metal and string

Caban group




Malvina Hoffman (Born: New York, New York 1885– Died: New York, New York 1966)
Katharine Cornell
1961, bronze on plastic covered wood base

Caban group




William Zorach (Born: Eurburg, Lithuania 1889– Died: Bath, Maine 1966)
Innocence (Figure of Girl - Dahlov)
1928, cast and patinated plaster

Innocence (Figure of Girl - Dahlov)




Richard Serra (Born: San Francisco, California 1939)
Maquette for Tilted Arc
1980, bent and incised steel

Maquette for Tilted Arc




Michael Lantz (Born: New Rochelle, New York 1908– Died: New London, Connecticut 1988)
Man Controlling Trade (Model, Federal Trade Commission Building)
1937, cast 1939, plaster

Man Controlling Trade (Model, Federal Trade Commission Building)




Herbert Adams (Born: Concord, Vermont 1858– Died: New York, New York 1945)
Joseph Henry
about 1911, painted plaster

Joseph Henry




William Christenberry (Born: Tuscaloosa, Alabama 1936)
River House
1980, wood, construction board, paperboard, metal, and dirt

River House




Lloyd G. Schermer (Born: St. Louis, Missouri 1927)
An American Puzzle
2006, wood type mounted on wood

An American Puzzle