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MARTIN, José


Miéry, Jura 1891 - Dallas, Texas, United States 1985

JOSSET, Raoul

Fours, Nièvre 1899 - Dallas, Texas, United States 1957

Mexique

Mexico

1936

concrete and plaster

statue

Photo credit: courtesy Jim Parsons and David Bush, Fair Park Deco


Provenance

  • 1936, erected for the Centennial Exposition, a World's Fair celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Texas Republic

Bibliography

  • Troesser
    John Troesser, "Going for the Bronze. Raoul Josset (1899-1957)", on www.texasescapes.com
  • 2012 Parsons and Bush
    Jim Parsons and David Bush, Fair Park Deco: Art and Architecture of the Texas Centennial Exposition, Foreword by Virginia Savage McAlester and Willis Cecil Winters, Fort Worth, TCU Press, 2012, p. 39, 52-53
  • 2013 Meslay
    Olivier Meslay, "Fair Park à Dallas, joyau de l'architecture des Années Trente", L'Estampille-L'Objet d'Art, janvier 2013, p. 62-69

Comment

  • See text about Fair Park by Anne-Laure Garrec, graciously translated by Gina Granger, under the tab Spotlight on....