Untitled by Harry Leippe - Las Vegas, New Mexico
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 35° 35.654 W 105° 13.221
13S E 480039 N 3938966
Quick Description: Abstract sculpture on the campus of New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, New Mexico.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 5/6/2012 5:07:38 PM
Waymark Code: WMECA9
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 2

Long Description:
The abstract sculpture is constructed of welded metal. The shape of the sculpture is reminiscent of some type of science fiction death ray gun or the like. The sculpture has a plaque inscribed:

Dedicated to the students of
New Mexico Highlands University
by Ray Farmer
Vaya con Dios
TITLE: Untitled

ARTIST(S): Harry Leippe

DATE: 1968

MEDIUM: Welded Steel

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS NM000337

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

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
New Mexico Highlands University
University Avenue
Las Vegas, University


DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
Location is listed as 1005 Diamorris Street, Las Vegas, New Mexico on the listing, that address does not seem to exist.


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