Examination Reports by the Friends of Sid Boyum Sculpture Project
and Tony Rajer, Art Conservator
Tall White Lantern
Artist: Sid Boyum 1914-1991
Date: active: 1966-1991
Dimensions: 87" x 31" x 30"
Media: painted cast concrete
Condition: soiled, flaking paint
Examination Date: 7/30/99
Examiners: Erin Hammeke, Jill Wamboldt and Tony Rajer
Description: Eight-sided hollow lantern of cast concrete, exhibiting sixteen rectangular windows, elevated by an octagonal column and topped by an octagonal lid. The entire work is painted white.
Owned by the City of Madison, Wisconsin, USA