Zip Zoom Discussion: Milles' "Fountain" Sculpture

Art - Lecture/Discussion

Wednesday, December 15, 2021
12:30 PM-1:00 PM

Online

Maybe you remember when there was a working fountain in the galleries of the Worcester Art Museum. Join docent Susan Gately as she discusses Carl Milles' "Fountain." Commissioned for the Worcester Art Museum by the donors, this fountain employs symbolism to evoke Milles' childhood memory of stargazing in a boat with his father. Learn more about this work and its history with this Zip Zoom discussion! Register with this link https://6230a.blackbaudhosting.com/6230a/page.aspx?pid=213&tab=2&txobjid=72c2a6ab-1de7-428a-933b-d2a23ae75fc8


Sculpted by Carl Milles, Foundry, cast by Roman Bronze Works, Fountain, 1940–1941, silvered pewter, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George N. Jeppson, 1941.8

Cost: Free

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School

E-mail:PublicPrograms@worcesterart.org

Last Modified: December 1, 2021 at 12:50 PM

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