Skip to main content

Fountain of the Centaurs (Western side), Jefferson City, Missouri, between 1923 and 1930

Fountain of the Centaurs (Western side), Jefferson City, Missouri, between 1923 and 1930

De Witt Ward studio

Item Information

Title: Fountain of the Centaurs (Western side), Jefferson City, Missouri

Date: between 1923 and 1930

Physical Details: 1 negative : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

Description: Negative shows the Fountain of the Centaurs, sculptures by Adolph Weinman, on the grounds of the Missouri State Capitol.

This view shows the Western side of the fountain (image is in reverse), with Karl Bitter's Louisiana Purchase bas relief in the background.

Fountain figures were designed by Adolph Weinman and sculpted at the De Witt Ward Studio.

Creator: De Witt Ward studio

Forms part of: Adolph A. Weinman papers, 1890-1959

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Fountain of the Centaurs (Western side), Jefferson City, Missouri, between 1923 and 1930 / De Witt Ward studio, photographer. Adolph A. Weinman papers, 1890-1959. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 8824