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Spinal Column - San Diego, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 32° 43.919 W 117° 09.026
11S E 485904 N 3621585
Quick Description: This sculpture is located near the entrance to the San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/12/2010 7:16:00 PM
Waymark Code: WM9F9H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn
Views: 2

Long Description:
This abstract sculpture, entitled Spinal Column, is by Alexander Calder. It is made of iron and other miscellaneous metals. It is dated 1968. It is in front of and owned by the San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park. For more information, see the Smithsonian Index at (visit link)

The poster of this waymark seems to remember that this sculpture was once located in downtown San Diego.
TITLE: Spinal Column

ARTIST(S): Alexander Calder

DATE: 1968

MEDIUM: iron and other miscellaneous metals

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS 75001575

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

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
near the entrance to the San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park.


DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
The Inventory doesn't have any desvription of the sculpture's cndition...but, it appears to be in excellent condition.


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