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Sketch for unidentified aluminum relief and "Man and the Universe" for the University of Michigan Administration Buildings

Graphite on tracing paper
3.75" x 3"

Administration Building (now the Literature, Science and Arts Building) at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Thirty cast aluminum, seven limestone and two bronze reliefs decorate the façades of the building.

Sketch for "Man and the Universe" for the University of Michigan Administration Building

Graphite on tracing paper
5" x 6.25"

Administration Building (now the Literature, Science and Arts Building) at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Thirty cast aluminum, seven limestone and two bronze reliefs decorate the façades of the building.

Studies for "Dow Chemical Corporation 50th Anniversary Medal"

Conté crayon, gouache and graphite on construction paper
8.5" x 6"

Minted in gold-plated aluminum and magnesium, diameter 3 inches, Dow Chemical Corporation, Midland, Michigan.

Face: Inscription, "Fifty years of creative development 1897-1947," with bas-relief of hand holding a leaf toward the sun.

Reserve: Planets swirling around the…

Sketches for "Dow Chemical Corporation 50th Anniversary Medal"

Graphite on tracing paper
7.25" x 6.5"

Minted in gold-plated aluminum and magnesium, diameter 3 inches, Dow Chemical Corporation, Midland, Michigan.

Face: Inscription, "Fifty years of creative development 1897-1947," with bas-relief of hand holding a leaf toward the sun.

Reserve: Planets swirling around the universe and Dow…

Study for "Man and the Universe" for the University of Michigan Administration Building

Graphite on tracing paper
36" x 24.5"

Administration Building (now the Literature, Science and Arts Building) at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Thirty cast aluminum, seven limestone and two bronze reliefs decorate the façades of the building.

Plaster model of "Man and the Universe" for the University of Michigan Administration Building

Administration Building (now the Literature, Science and Arts Building) at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Thirty cast aluminum, seven limestone and two bronze reliefs decorate the façades of the building.