Home Page

Site Map

Full Index

Artist Index

Subject Index
<< Previous Sculpture
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (69 sculptures)
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly)


Next Sculpture >>
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (69 sculptures)
Go to Massachusetts, Boston

.

Bronze sculptures by Alexander Milne Calder atop the Philadelphia City Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
by Alexander Stirling Calder (click name for more of that artist's work)

Scroll down for 8 pictures
Click here for more info

Don't miss the other attractions in Philadelphia
The statue of William Penn at the pinnacle of the Hall is also by Calder



Indian & Dog (Northeast)

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06523_0010032789 (added ca. 9/21/2007)



Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06523_0010032799 (added ca. 9/21/2007)



Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06523_0010032809 (added ca. 9/21/2007)



Indian woman & child (Northwest)

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0000001/blank (added ca. 2006)


Swedish Settler (Southwest)

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06523_0010032819 (added ca. 9/21/2007)


Swedish woman and lamb (Southeast)

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06523_0010032829 (added ca. 9/21/2007)


This is one of the four eagles

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06523_0010032839 (added ca. 9/21/2007)


Foreground: Government by People; Background: Atop the City Hall is William Penn & Other Calder Bronzes

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06524_0010032849 (added ca. 9/21/2007)


Foreground: Benjamin Franklin Craftsman; Background: Atop the City Hall is William Penn & Other Calder Bronzes

Previous sculpture — Next sculpture
Go to Pennsylvania (outside Philly) — Go to Massachusetts, Boston
Back to top


0006000/06527_0010033049 (added ca. 9/22/2007)

More Info

Medium: Bronze
Artist:
Alexander Stirling Calder (click name for more of that artist's work)
Related subjects: City Halls; History, American
Location: Broad & Market Sts Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Nearest Metro: N/A () (click station name for all sculptures nearby)
Smithsonian American Art Museum's Art Inventories Catalog: Control number 76005434 (dcMem ID #6523 )

Links & other sources
Wikipedia article on Philadelphia City Hall
Pew Trusts article on restoration of the Calder pieces
Wikipedia on Philadelphia
Philadelphia City website

Back to top
© 2013 dcMemorials.com, all rights reserved