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PAUL BUSTI PLAQUE

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Paul Busti Plaque

Unknown

1967


 

Medium

Medium Category

Bronze Plaque with Image-in-relief on Smooth Grey Granite Base with Bronze Plaque
 

Plaque

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 2.5 1.5 N/A N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet 4 3 2 N/A

Description

Description
The plaque contains an image-in-relief of the subject's proper left side mounted to the top of a sloped base. A separate plaque mounted to the front of the base reads: "This plaque is dedicated by the Federation of Italian-American Societies in memory of Paul Busti, General Agent of the Holland Land Company 1799-1824. Erected by the City of Buffalo.




 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
No information is available at present.





 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Front Park, near Busti Ave. and Porter Ave. intersection Display December 2003 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. August 2002 Very Good Very Good Good Good Yes
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. October 2000 Very Good Very Good Good Good No
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. October 1998 Very Good Very Good Good Good No
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. November 1997 Poor Excellent Good Good No

Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A