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Sketch for "Nordic Swan and the Ugly Duckling (Hans Christian Andersen Fountain)"

Graphite on tracing paper
9" x 3.25"

This sculpture represents Fredericks' interpretation of Hans Christian Andersen's popular story, The Ugly Duckling. Unlike Fredericks' portrayals of other literary subjects, this sculpture illustrates not one moment in the story, but two.

Fredericks placed the unhappy duckling driven from place to place…

Swan and Ugly Duckling, Full-Scale, Ugly Duckling, [Plaster]

Ugly Duckling from "Nordic Swan and the Ugly Ducking: Hans Christian Andersen Fountain" Danish Village, Rochester Hills, Michigan, Edward Laird, Landscape Architect.
"Marshall M. Fredericks Sculptor", Suzanne P. Fredericks 2003 Page(s) 140

Plaster model of Duckling from Norwegian Swan and Ugly Duckling.

Sketch for "Indian and Wild Swans"

Photostat
2.5" x 4.25"

This sculptural group of an Indian and four swans is located on the façade of the Milwaukee Public Museum. Fredericks said of the design that the swans, “complement the simple surface (of the wall) with just the right dignified accent…(they are) stylized, artistic representations of the natural swan (having worked)…

Study for "Indian and Wild Swans"

Black and white photocopy
8.5" x 11"

This sculptural group of an Indian and four swans is located on the façade of the Milwaukee Public Museum. Fredericks said of the design that the swans, “complement the simple surface (of the wall) with just the right dignified accent…(they are) stylized, artistic representations of the natural swan…

Study for "Indian and Wild Swans"

Graphite on tracing paper
8.75" x 11.75"

This sculptural group of an Indian and four swans is located on the façade of the Milwaukee Public Museum. Fredericks said of the design that the swans, “complement the simple surface (of the wall) with just the right dignified accent…(they are) stylized, artistic representations of the natural swan…

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.

Sketch for "Five Nordic Swans Fountain"

Graphite on tracing paper
11.75" x 9"

Architectural drawings for the Henry and Edsel Ford Auditorium include a proposal, c. 1956, for a Tracy W. McGregor Memorial Fountain that incorporates this design; a revised version was proposed for Shain Park in Birmingham, Michigan, c. 1960. Neither project was ever realized.

This fountain was also…

Sketches for "Five Nordic Swans Fountain"

Graphite on tracing paper
11.75" x 9'

Architectural drawings for the Henry and Edsel Ford Auditorium include a proposal, c. 1956, for a Tracy W. McGregor Memorial Fountain that incorporates this design; a revised version was proposed for Shain Park in Birmingham, Michigan, c. 1960. Neither project was ever realized.

This fountain was also…

Sketch for "Five Nordic Swans Fountain"

Graphite and ink on tracing paper
11.75" x 9"

Architectural drawings for the Henry and Edsel Ford Auditorium include a proposal, c. 1956, for a Tracy W. McGregor Memorial Fountain that incorporates this design; a revised version was proposed for Shain Park in Birmingham, Michigan, c. 1960. Neither project was ever realized.

This fountain was…