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Sculptures by Sid Boyum

Examination Reports by the Friends of Sid Boyum Sculpture Project
and Tony Rajer, Art Conservator

Smiling Mushroom

Artist: Sid Boyum 1914-1991
Date: active" 1966-1991
Dimensions: 26" x 24" x 32"
Media: painted cast concrete
Condition: soiled, flaking paint, dirt and organic
accretions in mouth
Examination Date: 7/30/99
Examiners: Jennifer Wetterau and Tony Rajer
Description: Large mushroom-shaped form resembling the face of a frog, having a pink stem, yellow face, and open red mouth complete with white teeth. The form is situated on a square base along with three small mushrooms, painted white.

Owned by the City of Madison, Wisconsin USA