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Items tagged "Warrior Saint": 10

Sketch of reclining saint

Ink on hotel stationary
4.25" x 7"

Unidentified sketch of reclining saint, possibly for "Warrior Saint".

Unidentified sketch of knight

Graphite on board
8" x 6.5"

Unidentified sketch of knight, possibly for "Warrior Saint" or "Young Knight".

Seven Saints and Sinners, Warrior Saint, [Plaster]

Warrior Saint from Saints and Sinners stained brown from the shellac used to seal the plaster. The figure sits on a white plaster base.

Sketch for "Eve"

Pencil on yellow drawing paper
8.25" x 5.5"

The body language of "Eve" reveals her inner conflict as she gazes down at the bright, shiny apple. "Eve" stands in an unbalanced, almost awkward pose. Her head tilts in a quizzical manner. Her shoulders and breasts are uneven. Her torso and hips are twisted slightly and she is not centered on the…

Seven Saints and Sinners, Warrior Saint [Plaster]

Warrior Saint, 1939
(One of the Saints and Sinners)
1976 Plaster original

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Marshall M. Fredericks
1991.029

The Saints and Sinners, 1976
Plaster originals

In 1976, Fredericks enlarged these figures from the thirty-inch tall version that he created while at Cranbrook in 1939 for the Midland Center for the Arts. These…

Figures from "Celestial fountain" and "Warrior Saint" in the Royal Oak studio

Located on the northwest corner of Normandy and Woodward Avenue in Royal Oak, Michigan, the building served as Fredericks' studio for over 50 years.

Full-scale plaster model for "Warrior Saint" from "Saints and Sinners" in 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…

Rear view of the plaster model for "Warrior Saint" from "Saints and Sinners"

In 1976, Fredericks enlarged these figures for the Midland Center for the Arts from the thirty-inch tall bronze version that he created while at Cranbrook in 1939.

These seven figures are in the style of jamb statues found in the portals of Gothic cathedrals. Attached to columns, sculptors lengthened these figures with unnatural proportions.…

Marshall Fredericks and an assistant enlarging "Warrior Saint" from "Saints and Sinners"

In 1976, Fredericks enlarged these figures for the Midland Center for the Arts from the thirty-inch tall bronze version that he created while at Cranbrook in 1939.

These seven figures are in the style of jamb statues found in the portals of Gothic cathedrals. Attached to columns, sculptors lengthened these figures with unnatural proportions.…