Professionally-narrated Sculpture Stops | Luce Center Audio Tour

Eve Tempted - 1968.155.126 - 1a

Hiram Powers

Born: Woodstock, Vermont 1805– Died: Florence, Italy 1873

Eve Tempted

modeled 1839-1842, carved 1873-1877, marble

 

 

Jack - 1985.12 - 1a

Paul Feeley

Born: Des Moines, Iowa 1910– Died: New York, New York 1966

Jack

1966, formed and gilded fiberglass on steel base

 

 

Old Arrow Maker - 1983.95.182 - 1a

Edmonia Lewis

Born: Greenbush, New York 1844– Died: London, England 1907

Old Arrow Maker

modeled 1866, carved 1872, carved marble

 

 

Manuscript - 1978.127.1 - 1a

Seymour Lipton

Born: New York, New York 1903– Died: Glen Cove, New York 1986

Manuscript

1960, iron/brazed with nickel-silver on limestone base

 

 

Homage to Audrey McMahon (Goddess of Fertility) - 1984.76 - 1a

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

 

 

Rip Van Winkle - 1980.51.1 - 1a

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

 

 

Table Object - 1971.84.94 - 1a

Donald Judd

Born: Excelsior Springs, Missouri 1928– Died: New York, New York 1994

Table Object

1967, aluminum

 

 

The Council of War - 1967.114 - 1a

John Rogers

Born: Salem, Massachusetts 1829– Died: New Canaan, Connecticut 1904

The Council of War

modeled about 1873, painted plaster

 

 

Europa and Calf - 1978.30 - 2a

David Smith

Born: Decatur, Indiana 1906– Died: Albany, New York 1965

Europa and Calf

1956-1957, bronze/poured and hammered on stone base

 

 

James Gibson Powers - 1968.155.110 - 1a

Hiram Powers

Born: Decatur, Indiana 1906– Died: Albany, New York 1965

James Gibson Powers

modeled about 1838, plaster

 

 

Movie Palace - 2000.27

David Beck

Born: Muncie, Indiana 1953

Movie Palace

1990, mixed media construction

 

 

Henry F. Schricker - 1966.110.47 - 1a

Anthony de Francisci

Born: Palermo, Italy 1887– Died: New York, New York 1964

Henry F. Schricker

1939, metal: brass/electotype

 

 

Benjamin Franklin - 1960.10.2 - 1a

William Couper

Born: Norfolk, Virginia 1853– Died: Easton, Maryland 1942

Benjamin Franklin

about 1906, marble

 

 

Donkey - 1973.165 - 1a

John B. Flannagan

Born: argo, North Dakota 1895– Died: New York, New York 1942

Donkey

about 1930-1931, granite

 

 

Los Reyes Magos - 1996.91.31 - 2a

Caban group

Los Reyes Magos

about 1875-1900, carved and painted wood with metal and string

 

 

Katharine Cornell - 1985.73.5 - 1a

Malvina Hoffman

Born: New York, New York 1885– Died: New York, New York 1966 

Katharine Cornell

1961, bronze on plastic covered wood base

 

 

Innocence (Figure of Girl - Dahlov) - 1968.154.143 - 1a

William Zorach

Born: Eurburg, Lithuania 1889– Died: Bath, Maine 1966

Innocence (Figure of Girl - Dahlov)

1928, cast and patinated plaster

 

 

Maquette for Tilted Arc - 1981.188 - 1a

Richard Serra

Born: San Francisco, California 1939

Maquette for Tilted Arc

1980, bent and incised steel

 

 

Man Controlling Trade (Model, Federal Trade Commission Building) - 1983.30 - 2a

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

 

 

Joseph Henry - XX1 - 1a

Herbert Adams

(Born: Concord, Vermont 1858– Died: New York, New York 1945) 

Joseph Henry

about 1911, painted plaster

 

 

River House - 1994.92 - 1a

William Christenberry

Born: Tuscaloosa, Alabama 1936

River House

1980, wood, construction board, paperboard, metal, and dirt

 

 

An American Puzzle - 2006.2 - 1a

Lloyd G. Schermer

Born: St. Louis, Missouri 1927 

An American Puzzle

2006, wood type mounted on wood