Sketches for "The Family Protected by Healing Herbs" for William Beaumont Hospital

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Title

Sketches for "The Family Protected by Healing Herbs" for William Beaumont Hospital

Subject

Drawing, American--20th century.
Figure drawing.
Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998
William Beaumont Hospital (Royal Oak, Mich.)

Description

Graphite on tracing paper
5.75" x 8.5"

Inspired by the verse, "The leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nation" (Revelation 22:2), the aluminum relief is located on the facade of William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan.

It was awarded the Gold Medal in Sculpture by the Architectural League of New York in 1956.

Creator

Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998

Source

Marshall M. Fredericks Papers
Series VIII, Cabinet 1 Drawer 7 Folder 4

Date

c. 1955

Rights

Use of this image requires permission from the Marshall M. Fredericks Archives.

Relation

VIII-01-07-04

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Graphite drawing

Identifier

1998.001.VIII.184

Drawing Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Graphite drawing

Physical Dimensions

5.75" x 8.5"

Files

Item-#6678.jpg

Citation

Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998, “Sketches for "The Family Protected by Healing Herbs" for William Beaumont Hospital,” Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum, accessed April 23, 2024, https://omeka.svsu.edu/items/show/6678.