Kiepenkerl - Washington, DC
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1
N 38° 53.329 W 077° 01.380
18S E 324543 N 4306384
Quick Description: A vibrant sculpture of a salesman in front of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Museum.
Location: District of Columbia, United States
Date Posted: 10/29/2009 6:27:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM7J12
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 7

Long Description:
?The piece is by Jeff Koons. It's of a full-length figure of a young man, with basket on his back, and a basket at the ground near his proper right leg. The piece is covered in shiny metal that reflects the sunlight.
TITLE: Kiepenkerl

ARTIST(S): Koons, Jeff, 1955- , sculptor.

DATE: 1987.

MEDIUM: Stainless steel.

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS 61570460

Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W., Washington, District of Columbia 20560


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