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Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid Boyum, with a cigar in his mouth, is standing on a ladder while building a wooden form for casting abstract geometric concrete sculpture. The form is i...

Date: 1931 

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol dome, showing the statue "Wisconsin", by Daniel Chester French.

Photograph

Cecil's Boot Ranch

Date:  date unknown

Description: A cowboy hat, a western saddle and a pair of cowboy boots produced by Cecil's Sandals have been placed on a sculpture in the backyard of Sid Boyum's house.

Date: 1964-01-21 

Description: Artist and sculptor Chester Mayer shown with a bust of President Lincoln which had been created by Chester's uncle, Louis Mayer. Chester is working on a li...

Date: 1953-08-11 

Description: Portrait of two members of the Madison Art Foundation board of directors, Elizabeth Harris (left), sculptress, and Gertrude Puestow, ceramicist. In the bac...

Photograph

Art Gallery

Date: 2013-12 

Description: Postmodern works of art hanging, somewhat chaotically, on a corner wall. There are photographs of people combined with found object sculptures. Other sculp...

Date: 1966 

Description: A man, possibly sculptor Howard Hastings, watches as an International Harvester professional sculpts a clay model of a "Multipurpose Safety Utility Vehicle...

Photograph

Adolf Weinman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of sculptor Adolph Weinman. He sculpted the South Pediment at the Wisconsin State Capitol, and the seated figure of Abraham Lincoln that sits in f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Tom Every (Doc Evermor) is handing Alex Jordan a burger in front of Every's constructed grill named "The Epicurean," parked on a lawn, probably at Every's...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View of construction workers and stone carvers/cutters (some of them probably Italian) showing the detailed sections of the building of the State Historica...

Photograph

North Pediment

Date:  date unknown

Description: North Pediment, called "Learning of the World, by the sculptor Attilio Piccirilli. This is one of four groups of granite statuary on the exterior of the Wi...

Date: 1914 

Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol under construction during the summer of 1914. One wing is still under construction and the statue "Wisconsin", by Daniel Chest...

Photograph

Sculpting a Figure

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A female artist sculpts a female figure from clay.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders oval-framed formal studio portrait of Vinnie Ream Hoxie.

Date: 1914-07 

Description: Starting to raise "Wisconsin" statue onto the dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol (the fourth State Capitol, the third in Madison, 1906 - ). The gilded bro...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Portrait of Oshkosh native Helen Farnsworth Mears, age 20, at the time of the unveiling of her sculpture, "Genius of Wisconsin", on display at the southwes...

Photograph

West Pediment

Date:  date unknown

Description: West Pediment, called "The Unveiling of the Resources of the State", by the sculptor Karl Bitter. One of four groups of granite statuary on the exterior of...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Original caption: "Universal Actor as Sculptor Ben Wilson spends leisure hours at favorite pastime--the making of statuary. Here he is modeling a statuet...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Reproduction of a carte-de-visite portrait of Theodatus Garlick (1805-1884), American surgeon and sculptor. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Garlick was one of th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of allegorical statuary group. One of four allegorical statuary groups, done by sculptor Karl Bitter, on the exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol...

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