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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
American
Title
Emancipation Proclamation Fountain
Penn Center, Subway Court
view with courtyard garden, ca.1965
Work Type
sculpture
Date
1964, installed February 12, 1965
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Material
bronze
Measurements
height: 96"
Description
Location: Penn Center, Subway Court, courtyard, Bottom of the concourse entrance on the Northwest corner of 15th and Market. During a 2002 site renovation this piece was moved and turned and the non-functional fountain basin was taken out. By 2010 it was completely surrounded by trees. source: Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net
Commissioned by the city in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation."
ID Number
n2017040197
Source
Gift of Edmund Norwood Bacon
Associated Agent
Bacon, Edmund Norwood (American urban planner, 1910-2005)
Rights
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