Citation
Lecture, News, Advertising, for the Social Science Hall, "A Century of Progress" Exposition, Chicago, Illinois

Material Information

Title:
Lecture, News, Advertising, for the Social Science Hall, "A Century of Progress" Exposition, Chicago, Illinois [maquette]
Creator:
Alfonso Iannelli, 1888-1965 ( Designer )
Place of Publication:
USA, Chicago, IL
Creation Date:
1933
Materials:
polychromed fiber-enforced plaster ( medium )
wood ( medium )
metal ( medium )
Measurements:
26 in x 18-1/8 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 -- Radio/TV -- Figurative
Genre:
maquettes (sculptures) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Polychromed, cast plaster bas relief maquette depicting a stylized, repeated pattern of four male profiles representing the dissemination of intelligence and information symbolized by broadcasting announcers; advertising, news, lectures and the alphabetical basis of words, interplay as patterns in different portions of the panels together with the general design of sound waves.
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:
83.6.4 ( accession number )
Classification:
Fine Art