Whirligig

A work made of painted wood and metal.

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  • A work made of painted wood and metal.

Date:

1939/45

Artist:

Frank Memkus
American, 1884–1965

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American Art

Artist

Frank Memkus

Title

Whirligig

Origin

Wisconsin

Date

1939–1945

Medium

Painted wood and metal

Dimensions

205.1 × 73.7 × 101.6 cm (80 3/4 × 29 × 40 in.) (Height with paddle up)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Marshall Field, Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Kubiceck, Mr. James Raoul Simmons, Mrs. Esther Sparks, Mrs. Frank L. Sulzberger and the Oak Park-River Forest Associates of the Woman's Board of The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

1980.166

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