Campanile; Memorial Union; Four Seasons Fountain; Iowa State University;
Central campus in winter. A snow covered fountain (Christian Petersen's Fountian of the Four Seasons) as viewed from the north steps of the Memorial Union lies in the middle distance, with the Campanile in the background. Snow covered cars line the...
Petersen, Christian, 1885-1961; Artist; Iowa State University
Christian Petersen in his studio with two students. Located in Lagomarcino Hall, formerly the Veterinary Quadrangle. Figures from the Conversations are in the background, and a small-scale model of St. Bernard of Clairvaux to the right.
Dairying; Agricultural education; Iowa State University--Art collections; Sculptors--Iowa; Public art--Iowa
Christian Petersen standing behind The History of Dairying sculpture (terra cotta1934) Located in Food Sciences Building courtyard formerly the Dairy Industry Building on the Iowa State University campus.
Christian Petersen's bas relief sculpture titled ""Three athletes"" is located in the center of the front (north) side of State Gymnasium. The terra cotta bas relief depicts a football player, basketball player and a track star. The relief as...
Clay tile, with a slightly incised figure of a squatting male figure shaping a large clay vessel. The figure fills the tile space and upper body muscles are displayed. It is possible the tile was titled ""Thinker"" due to a slight resemblance to...
Bas-relief--Iowa; Dairying; Agricultural education; Iowa State University--Art collections; Sculptors--Iowa; Public art--Iowa; Photographs
Dairy industry bas relief (terra cotta 1934). Text authored by Horticulture Professor Jules Cool Cunningham. Located in Food Sciences Building lobby formerly the Dairy Industry Building on the Iowa State University campus.