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Sculptures by Sid Boyum

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

Title:
Couple Abstract

Artist: Sid Boyum 1914-1991
Date: active: 1966-1991
Dimensions: 78" x 37" x 36"
Media: painted cast concrete
Condition: soiled
Examination Date: 30 Jul 99
Examiners: Erwin Hummock, Jill Wamboldt and Tony Rajer
Description: Cast concrete, abstracted man and woman sharing a concrete base. The woman is smaller and column-like without limbs or a face. The man, standing taller than the woman, is wearing a hat. His torso consists of a hollow circle made by his arms, which cross at the pelvis, and continue the curving line through the legs, which form an arch.