Citation
Star, for the "Colonnade of Stars," Court of the Universe building, 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco

Material Information

Title:
Star, for the "Colonnade of Stars," Court of the Universe building, 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco [sculpture]
Creator:
Alexander Stirling Calder ( Artist )
Place of Publication:
USA, Philadelphia, PA
Creation Date:
circa 1914
Materials:
bronze ( medium )
Measurements:
52-1/2 in x 12-1/4 in x 8-1/4 in
133.4 cm x 31.1 cm x 21.0 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
World's Fairs and Expositions
Genre:
sculpture (visual works) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Cast bronze female figure with arms upraised, star headdress, on tiptoes with flowing robe; this figure is one of an identical group punctuating the top of the Court of the Universe building forming a Colonnade of Stars.
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:
85.6.7 ( accession number )
Classification:
Fine Art