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Swan/Duck Head, [Various]

Head of a swan or duck. This head is plaster and a metal flexible tube with wood makes up the neck. There is an eye hook in the top of the swans head.

Head, Armature, [Plaster]

Head armature on a wood base with galvanized pipe and butterflies (cross shaped pieces of wood to give the armature enough surface area for the clay to adhere).

Chief Pontiac, Head, Full-Scale, Mold, [Plaster and Rubber]

Mother mould of Chief Pontiac. Plaster mother mold with inner rubber mold and plaster core. There are galvanized pipes used to reinforce the plaster mold.

Plaster model of "The Spirit of Detroit" and the plaster head of "The Spirit of Detroit" for the Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum

Mrs. Dorothy (Honey) Arbury studied with Fredericks when she attended Kingswood School at the Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, in the 1930s. She met him through her uncle, Alden B. Dow, a prominent architect in Midland, Michigan, with whom Fredericks worked on architectural sculpture projects. In 1963, Mrs. Arbury was…

Plaster male and female heads possibly for "Night and Day Fountain" in a crate

Mrs. Dorothy (Honey) Arbury studied with Fredericks when she attended Kingswood School at the Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, in the 1930s. She met him through her uncle, Alden B. Dow, a prominent architect in Midland, Michigan, with whom Fredericks worked on architectural sculpture projects. In 1963, Mrs. Arbury was…

Aluminum head of the youth figure for "Youth in the Hands of God"

The façade of the New Dallas Public Library contained an 880-pound, 20 foot high aluminum sculpture by Marshall Fredericks entitled "Youth in the Hands of God." Symbolizing "the hands of God supporting youth reaching for learning through the medium of literature," the $12,000 relief sculpture depicted two hands lifting a boy wearing blue jeans.…

Side view of the head of the youth figure for "Youth in the Hands of God"

The façade of the New Dallas Public Library contained an 880-pound, 20 foot high aluminum sculpture by Marshall Fredericks entitled "Youth in the Hands of God." Symbolizing "the hands of God supporting youth reaching for learning through the medium of literature," the $12,000 relief sculpture depicted two hands lifting a boy wearing blue jeans.…

Head of the youth figure for "Youth in the Hands of God"

The façade of the New Dallas Public Library contained an 880-pound, 20 foot high aluminum sculpture by Marshall Fredericks entitled "Youth in the Hands of God." Symbolizing "the hands of God supporting youth reaching for learning through the medium of literature," the $12,000 relief sculpture depicted two hands lifting a boy wearing blue jeans.…

Side view of the plasteline model of the head for the male figure for "Star Dream Fountain"

One of Fredericks' last public works, "Star Dream Fountain" is located in Barbara Hallman Plaza in Royal Oak, Michigan. The sculpture is based on a 1947 preliminary design for the "Cleveland War Memorial". This allegorical work symbolizes man's continual search for spiritual peace.

Plasteline model for the head for "Star Dream Fountain"

One of Fredericks' last public works, "Star Dream Fountain" is located in Barbara Hallman Plaza in Royal Oak, Michigan. The sculpture is based on a 1947 preliminary design for the "Cleveland War Memorial". This allegorical work symbolizes man's continual search for spiritual peace.