Post Office Dept Bldg: Primitive Means of the Transmission of Communication metopes (carved relief panels) in Washington, D.C.
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See James M. Goode's
'Washington Sculpture' (hardcover p 143 Item #4.19; Federal Triangle area);
'Outdoor Sculpture' (paperback p165 Item #D-22)
Artist: Adolph Alexander Weinman (click name for more of that artist's work)
Related subjects: Allegory, Mythology
Location: Courtyard bounded by 12th/14th Sts & Penn/Const Aves NW (Between Reagan & Dept of Post Office Bldgs) Washington, D.C.
See Federal Triangle area in James Goode's Washington Sculpture
Nearest Metro: Federal Triangle (Orange - Blue - Silver) (click station name for all sculptures nearby)
Smithsonian American Art Museum's Art Inventories Catalog: Control number 66400058 also control # 66400062 (dcMem ID #626 )
Links & other sources
GSA website on Old Post Office Dept Bldg
ArtLex on New Deal Art
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