Citation
Maquette for the Social Science Hall at A Century of Progress Exposition, Chicago: S.O.S.

Material Information

Title:
Maquette for the Social Science Hall at A Century of Progress Exposition, Chicago: S.O.S. [maquette]
Creator:
Alfonso Iannelli, 1888-1965 ( Artist )
Place of Publication:
USA, Chicago, IL
Creation Date:
1933
Materials:
plaster ( medium )
paint ( medium )
wood ( medium )
metal ( medium )
Measurements:
25-5/8 in x 15-9/16 in x 3-1/4 in
65.1 cm x 39.5 cm x 8.3 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
World's Fairs and Expositions -- Communication -- Display/Exhibition -- Figurative
Genre:
maquettes (sculptures) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Cast plaster bas relief maquette; image depicts a blue painted stylized male figure in distress, sound waves and the telegraphic code symbols in suggestive pattern movements culminating at the top with the antennae sending out their message.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
83.6.3 ( accession number )
Classification:
Fine Art