Electricity, from A Century of Progress Exposition, Chicago, Illinois

 
Electricity, from A Century of Progress Exposition, Chicago, Illinois
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  • Title :     Electricity, from A Century of Progress Exposition, Chicago, Illinois
  • Artist:     Unknown, Artist
  • Accession:     86.6.1.1
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 83-3/4 34 Dimensions, overall, Centimeters 212.7 86.4 Dimensions, overall
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Technology , Sculpture/Sculpture Design , Electricity
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.6.1.1-3.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Industrial Design~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
One of three panels of an alabaster relief depicting male nude amongst electrical themes including light bulbs, industrial smoke stacks, glass insulators, flames and water; two additional border panels depict stylized triangle motif and sunburst motif with bevelled edges on both to fit to main panel.