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Unidentified sketches, possibly for "Sheep (The Guests Have Arrived)"

Pencil on yellow drawing paper
5.5" x 8.5"

Unidentified sketches, possibly for "Sheep (The Guests Have Arrived)" or for unrealized sculpture featuring sheep with satyr.

Unidentified sketches of mountain goats and bighorn sheep

Pencil on yellow drawing paper
5.5" x 8.5"

Unidentified sketches of mountain goats and bighorn sheep, possibly early concept for "Levi L. Barbour Memorial Fountain" on Belle Isle or "Siberian Ram".

Unidentified sketches, possibly for "Sheep (The Guests Have Arrived)" and "Susanna and the Mirror"

Pencil on yellow drawing paper
5.5" x 8.5"

Unidentified sketches, possibly for "Sheep (The Guests Have Arrived)" or for unrealized sculpture featuring sheep with satyr. Sketches on verso feature seated female nude, possibly for "Susanna and the Mirror".

Study for "Sheep (The Guests Have Arrived)"

Blueline print
11" x 8.5"

Cast in bronze in 1955, "Sheep (The Guests Have Arrived)" depicts a flock of seven foreshortened sheep staring straight ahead at the viewer. Two smaller sheep, possibly lambs, are included in the bottom right hand corner. Fredericks incorporated a great deal of detail in each of the sheep, especially in their fluffy…

Sketch for "The Family (Farm Animals)"

Graphite on tracing paper
9" x 3.75"

Fredericks received this commission as a result of an honorable mention in the Section of Fine Arts World's Fair Competition. Completed under the Section of Fine Arts Public Buildings Administration Federal Works Agency, the finished terracotta relief originally hung over the Postmaster's door in Sandwich,…

Christ the Good Shepherd, Sheep, Relief, [Plaster]

Frontal foreshortened style sheep for Christ the Good Shepherd. Plaster relief.

Christ the Good Shepherd, Sheep, Relief, [Gilt Aluminum]

Gilt aluminum casting of the sheep gold in color. The back has some threading that might have been for mounting the sculpture to a wall.

Farm Animals, Relief, [Plaster]

A plaster relief of 3 different animals with their young. 2 horses, 3 sheep and 2 pigs.

Farm Animals, Relief, [Plaster]

A plaster relief of 3 different animals with their young. 2 horses, 3 sheep and 2 pigs. Piece was created for the U.S. Post Office in Sandwich, Illinois.