October 1st, 2006

art

Art on Sunday: Reader Request Month, day 31

Paul Manship (1885 – 1966)
King Penguin, 1932)
Gilded bronze on lapis lazuli base
Manship, King Penguin
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C

August Aaron Wilson (1864 – 1950)
Penguins, ca. 1900-40
Carved and painted wood with metal
Wilson, Penguins
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C

Today's works of art are for roseability_, who wanted to see some penguins.