The Resource Helena Modjeska Statue, Shakespearean Actress, (graphic)

Helena Modjeska Statue, Shakespearean Actress, (graphic)

Label
Helena Modjeska Statue, Shakespearean Actress
Title
Helena Modjeska Statue, Shakespearean Actress
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
Full-length scultpure of Helena Modjeska, renowned Polish Shakespearean actress who came to live in Anaheim in 1876; sculpture is the oldest Public Works of Art project of its type in Orange County, sponsored by the State Emergency Relief Administration, the Anaheim Rotary Club, and the City of Anaheim; image shows view from right side of sculpture, created by Eugen Maier-Krieg in 1935, dedicated and installed in Pearson Park on September 15, 1935; Mme Modjeska is dressed in costume from her favorite role, Mary Queen of Scots; reverse side of sculpture, comprised of four vineyard workers representing the agricultural nature of the original Anaheim colony, partially visible to the right; palm trees and bench in Pearson Park visible in background
Member of
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Cataloging source
CANA
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Digital Anaheim
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act. 1935
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Maier-Krieg, Eugene
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  • Modjeska, Helena
  • Anaheim City Park
  • Pearson Park
  • Polish Americans
  • Municipal services
  • Sculpture
  • Portraits
  • Actresses
  • Anaheim (Calif.)
Technique
unknown
Label
Helena Modjeska Statue, Shakespearean Actress, (graphic)
Link
http://photo.anaheim.net/images/P920.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accession number: P920
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • 8 x 10 in.
  • 3 x 3 1/2 in.
Extent
  • 1 Photographic print
  • 1 Negative:
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
black and white
System control number
Label
Helena Modjeska Statue, Shakespearean Actress, (graphic)
Link
http://photo.anaheim.net/images/P920.jpg
Publication
Note
Accession number: P920
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • 8 x 10 in.
  • 3 x 3 1/2 in.
Extent
  • 1 Photographic print
  • 1 Negative:
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
black and white
System control number

Library Locations

  • Canyon Hills BranchBorrow it
    400 Scout Trail, Anaheim, CA, 92807, US
    33.844193 -117.786255
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    500 W. Broadway, Anaheim, CA, 92805, US
    33.831775 -117.919638
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    33.867885 -117.747037
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    1340 S. Euclid St., Anaheim, CA, 92802, US
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    901 S. Sunkist, Anaheim, CA, 92806, US
    33.827885 -117.88054