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George Gough and Ellen Scripps Booth, [Cast Iron]

This cast iron medallion features double profile portraits of George and Ellen Booth, founders of Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Fredericks taught ceramics and sculpture there from 1932 to 1943. Cast in iron, it displays surface deterioration from being displayed outdoors.

The "face" of the George and Ellen…

Pegasus, Relief, [Cast Iron]

Pegasus relief in cast iron. The propeller section has been cut away from this relief.

Unlike most of Fredericks' works which were cast in bronze or aluminum, this Pegasus relief is cast iron. Two similar reliefs in plaster of the same theme can be seen on the east wall in the Sculptor's Studio.

The piece exhibits some surface…