Araminta With Rifle and Veve (Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ)

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Dublin Core

Title

Araminta With Rifle and Veve (Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ)

Subject

Subject (Topic)
Northeastern United States
Public art
Public sculpture
Underground Railroad
Subject (Name)
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913
Subject (Object Type)
Commemorative sculpture

Description

A monumental outdoor figure of Harriet Tubman armed with a long rifle and further fortified with a bronze-colored patina. Tubman stands on numerous quilts.

Creator

Scott, Joyce J., 1948-

Date

October 20, 2017-April 1, 2018

Rights

Grounds for Sculpture, 80 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, New Jersey, 08619, United States

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Visual Arts-Sculpture

Coverage

Grounds for Sculpture, 80 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, New Jersey, 08619, United States

Extent

Dimensions variable

Medium

Painted milled foam with found objects; milled foam rifle with blown glass and mixed media appliqués; and beaded staff

Bibliographic Citation

Princethal, Nancy. "Inspired by Harriet Tubman: An Artist Takes Glass to Extremes." New York Times, January 4, 2018. Accessed April 1, 2018. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/04/arts/design/joyce-j-scott-grounds-for-sculpture-harriet-tubman.html.
Dube, Ilene. "I Was an Artist in Vitro": Joyce J. Scott and Her Darkly Beautiful Art. Hyperallergic, January 30, 2018. Accessed April 1, 2018. https://hyperallergic.com/423894/i-was-an-artist-in-vitro-joyce-j-scott-and-her-darkly-beautiful-art/.

Rights Holder

Renée Ater

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Sculpture

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions variable

Geolocation

Item Relations

Citation

Scott, Joyce J., 1948-, “Araminta With Rifle and Veve (Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ),” Harriet Tubman Monuments, accessed February 9, 2023, http://harriettubmanmonuments.slaverymonuments.org/items/show/14.