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Items tagged "Chimpanzee": 29

Thinker, The, Full-Scale, [Plaster]

Dark green in color plaster Full-Scale model of the Thinker. Some of the painted surface has come off.


The chimpanzee sits with arms crossed in front of him. His hands are upon his shoulders. His legs are also crossed as he stares ahead. The knees have the classic tear drop shape characteristic of many of Marshall's animals.

"In front…

Baboon and Baby Chimpanzee, Head, [Plaster]

Plaster head for Baboon with Baby Chimpanzee. This is the front section of the head only. The mouth is open slightly.

Baboon and Baby Chimpanzee, Bottom Front, [Plaster]

Front section of full-scale model without head of Baboon with Baby Chimpanzee. A baboon holds a baby chimp to her chest. The baby chimp has its back to the baboon. The small chimp has its proper right leg outstretched and is foot on the baboons proper right knee. The baboon holds most of the baby chimp with her proper left hand. The chimps…

Study for "The Thinker"

Charcoal on paper
18" x 12"

Fredericks created this sculpture at the request of George Gough Booth, the founder of Cranbrook Educational Community, who wanted a “Thinker” for the steps of the Cranbrook Art Museum similar to Auguste Rodin’s renowned Thinker, a cast of which is on the steps of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Fredericks’…

Philosopher Chimpanzee, Mold, [Plaster and Rubber]

Plaster mother mold with inner rubber mold and plaster core. Written on mold is "monkey plaque 12-6-1979"

Philosopher Chimpanzee, Mold, [Plaster and Rubber]

Plaster mother mold with inner rubber mold and plaster core. Written on mold is "monkeys 12-6-1979"

Thinker, The, Small-Scale, [Posthumous Bronze]

Posthumously cast of the Thinker. Foundry and edition marks and A.P. stamped/ inscribed in wax; also, interior edition mark stamped in wax.

The chimpanzee sits with arms crossed in front of him. His hands are upon his shoulders. His legs are also crossed as he stares ahead. The knees have the classic tear drop shape characteristic of many of…

Philosopher Chimpanzee [Bronze]

Relief of a monkey in a thoughtful pose with a smaller monkey in the background. Green patina on the bronze.