Elephant Tower [for the Portals of the Pacific, 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, CA]

 
Elephant Tower [for the Portals of the Pacific, 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, CA]
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  • Title :     Elephant Tower [for the Portals of the Pacific, 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, CA]
  • Artist:     Donald Macky Architect
  • Accession:     XX1989.399
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1938
  • Dimensions:     Inches 14 11 11-3/8, Centimeters 35.6 27.9 28.3
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Deco
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Architecture/Architectural Design , Animals
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.399.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Architecture~Paintings and Sculpture~Art Deco
Description:
White painted plaster maquettefor the Portals of the Pacific at the Golden Gate International Exposition; maquette in the form of three elephants standing side by side carrying stepped pyramids on their backs all mounted on a stepped platform base.