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Catalog Number PALM 00918
Artist Graf, Raymond
Artist Role Sculptor
Title Figure and Drafting Tools (C.J. Clarke, Architect)
Description A spindle with a wooden box on top. Carved in to three sides of the wooden box is a drafting tool. On the back side in marker is written "1993". On top of the wooden box is another part of the spindle in red. Atop that is an eight-sided piece of wood. Carved into the three large three sides of the wood is "Architect West Main". On the back side in marker is written "Raymond Graf". Atop this is another part of the spindle and atop that is another four-sided shape. Carved into that shape on the front is "C J Clarke". On the right and left sides are drafting tools carved into the wood. That is topped with a man standing erect wearing a top hat and suit.
Provenance Used to create the molds on the tree guards representing C J Clarke, architect, at 624 West Main Street in Louisville, Kentucky.
Dimensions H-44.5 W-3.25 inches
Material Wood/Paint/Putty/Stain/Marker
Medium Wood
Technique Carving
Location Metro Development Center, 444 S. Fifth Street, Sixth Floor, by appointment
Signed Name Raymond Graf
Signature Location Back top to middle area