Black and white photograph of Zodiacal Curved Wall.

Item

Title

Black and white photograph of Zodiacal Curved Wall.

Description

Black and white photograph of John Rhoden's sculpture for the Sheraton Hotel in Philadelphia, Zodiacal Curved Wall. The reverse of the photograph bears the following description: "JOHN RHODEN USES WELDING TORCH FOR SCULPTURES - Prize-winning American Negro sculptor John Rhoden combined glass with four kinds of metal in this huge screen. It forms a wall for a stair-way in the new Sheraton Hotel in Philadelphia. Rhoden molded each piece with a welding torch before the whole was assembled."

Identifier

MS.2019.01.0584

Is Version Of

Zodiacal Curved Wall

Type

image

Is Part Of

Box 13 Folder 1

Format

JPEG
9w x 7h

Date

Creator

Subject

commissions (orders for works)
sculpture (visual works)
Philadelphia (Pa.)
hotels (public accommodations)
Rhoden, John (John W.), 1918-2001

Medium

black and white photograph

Language

eng

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