Whirligig

  • John Vivolo, Whirligig, ca. 1970, painted wood, tin, and iron, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, 1997.124.92

Title
Whirligig
Artist
Date
ca. 1970
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
34 3/4 x 41 3/8 x 17 1/8 in. (88.4 x 105.1 x 43.5 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak and museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment

Mediums
Mediums Description
painted wood, tin, and iron
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – bird
  • Figure male
Object Number
1997.124.92
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

More from artist

mid 1970s
carved and painted wood

More Artworks from the Collection

ca. 1920s
carved and painted wood, brass sheet, painted ferrous tack eyes, ferrous eye hook, and painted lead weight
ca. 1930s
carved, painted, and varnished wood; painted plated iron sheet; painted ferrous tacks; and lead weights
ca. 1900-1940
carved and painted wood with metal
1990
carved and painted wood, metal locks and hinges