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Studies for University of Michigan Administration Building

Conté crayon, graphite, and watercolor on construction paper
12" x 9"

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.

Study for "Dream of the Young Girl" and "Dream of the Young Man" for the University of Michigan Administration Building

Conté crayon, gouache, graphite, and watercolor on construction paper
19" x 12.5"

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.

Studies for "Hiawatha" and "Aesop" for University of Michigan Administration Building

Conté crayon, graphite and watercolor on construction paper
12" x 9"

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.

Sketches for "Dream of the Young Girl" and "Dream of the Young Man"

Graphite and watercolor on construction paper
12" x 9"

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.

Watercolor painting of "Baboon and Baby (Sitting)" and "Baboon and Baby (Standing)"

Graphite, ink and watercolor on paper
7" x 8"

Adult baboon with baby baboon. Geometric in design. Also known as "Egyptian Baboon"

Sketches for "Cleveland War Memorial: Fountain of Eternal Life"

Graphite, ink and watercolor on paper
12" x 9"

The Fountain, also known as the "Cleveland War Memorial", is composed of a large granite basin set with bronze plaques containing the names of men and women who gave their lives for their country. Located within the basin are four granite carvings depicting the great civilizations of the earth:…

Sketches for "Cleveland War Memorial: Fountain of Eternal Life"

Graphite and watercolor on heavy paper
12" x 9"

The Fountain, also known as the "Cleveland War Memorial", is composed of a large granite basin set with bronze plaques containing the names of men and women who gave their lives for their country. Located within the basin are four granite carvings depicting the great civilizations of the earth:…

"The Consciousness of Mankind Rising Above the Earth into the Expanding Universe"

Pencil and watercolor on board
20.5" x 30"

This fountain celebrates the nation's first exploration of outer space. According to Fredericks, the sculpture "represents this age of great interest, exploration and discovery in outer space...[and] the immensity, order and mystery of the universe.”

The monumental central figure suggests a…

Project drawing of planetary sphere for science library

n.d., pencil, colored pencil, and watercolor on board, 12 3/8 x 18 3/8 inches.

Possibly for Kresge Science Library at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.