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CORONATION DAY

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Coronation Day


 

Kenneth Snelson

April 1980
 

Medium

Medium Category

Chrome Steel Tubes suspended by Steel Cables on Concrete Footing
 

Sculpture

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 20 20 20 N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet N/A N/A N/A N/A

Description

Description
Abstract sculpture is composed of 12 chrome steel tubes suspended by a web of steel cables. A triangular base is formed by three upright steel tubes, which is mirrored by three inverted steel tubes. Two sets of 3 horizontal steel tubes are suspended at 10 feet and 15 feet respectively.





 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
This sculpture was funded jointly by the National Endowment for the Arts and the City of Buffalo. The sculptor was selected by Mayor Stanley Makowski and the design approved by Mayor James Griffin's Committee for the Arts and Culture.

 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
City Court Building, front
 
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. Fall
2004
Very Good Very Good Good  Good Yes
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. September 2002 Very Good Very Good Good  Good Yes
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. July
 1998
Very Good Very Good Good  Good No
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. August 1997 Very Good Very Good Good  Good No
Russell-Marti Conservation Services Inc. September 1996 Fair Excellent Good  Good No

Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
University at Buffalo, School of Architecture and Planning Save Outdoor Sculpture Inventory and Condition Survey July 1992 Good Good N/A