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Title: Baby John
Name: Portrait plaque
Date: 1945
Medium: Plaster
Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (31.8 x 24.1 x 4.4 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Alice and Jack Rector. In the Christian Petersen Art Collection, Christian Petersen Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2000.70
More Information
Two plaster castings were commissioned by Alice M. and Jack D. Rector of their son John at five months. A bronze was cast by the owner from one of the two molds given to them by Christian Petersen.