Bust of Shakespeare

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.291.1
Artist:
Richard E. Paschke
Medium:
Bronze and Steel
Date:
1993
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 13.5 in Width: 9.0 in Depth: 9.0 in
Description:
Bust of Shakespeare, slightly simplified and stylized; resting on base forming front collars. Plaque is inside Lake Superior.
Historical Context:
Dr. Richard E. Paschke holds a Doctorate degree in neurobiology and psychology, though also takes a great interest in music and art. He has played, published, recorded and composed music since the age of 18, and over the years he has made time to carve, model and build 3-dimensional objects. He more recently began combining art and science by sculpting anatomical models to use in teaching.
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms
Contemporary
public art
Library of Congress Subjects
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Statues
Human figure in art
British literature
Art, American
Current Location:
Lake Superior Hall -> 1st Floor (LSH)
Location Notes:
LSH; OS; LSH; North Exterior -- facing Library