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New School photograph collectionBuildings and campus (NS040101.SII) ➔ Larry Rivers's Sculpture in the Courtyard of The New School

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (commissioner)
Larry Rivers (subject)

Date

1960s

Work Type

photographic prints

Description

The courtyard was created in the late 1950s and it connects 66 West 12th Street (Alvin Johnson/J. M. Kaplan Hall) and 65 West 11th Street (Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts). In the 1960s, '70s and '80s the courtyard housed several sculptures, such as this bronze sculpture by Larry Rivers, titled The Greeks from 1963. In 1997, it was renamed the Vera List Courtyard. 

Inscription

Larry Rivers "The Greeks" 1963 Bronze (unique piece) 132" h Vera List Courtyard;O.E. Nelson, Photographer, 1616 York Ave., N.Y. 28 Telephone RE 7-8780 22416

Location

box 3, folder 19

Identifier

NS040101_000464

Citation

Larry Rivers's Sculpture in the Courtyard of The New School. 1960s. New School photograph collection; Buildings and campus (NS040101.SII). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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