Browse Items (58 total) for Christian Petersen

Sketch of country church in Kentucky part of a series completed by Christian Petersen

Dairy industry bas relief (terra cotta 1934). Text authored by Horticulture Professor Jules Cool Cunningham. Located in Food Sciences Building lobby formerly the Dairy Industry Building on the Iowa State University campus.

Dairy industry bas relief and sculpture (terra cotta 1934) Located in Food Sciences Building courtyard formerly the Dairy Industry Building on the Iowa State University campus.

Christian Petersen standing behind The History of Dairying sculpture (terra cotta1934) Located in Food Sciences Building courtyard formerly the Dairy Industry Building on the Iowa State University campus.

Frontal view of The History of Dairying bas relief and sculpture fountain (terra cotta1934) Located in Food Sciences Building courtyard formerly the Dairy Industry Building on the Iowa State University campus.

Medal awarded for biological chemistry by the Eli Lilly & Co. (and through the American Chemical Society). Recto: male chemist in laboratory looking into a microscope. Verso: Male seated under a tree, studying the frog in his outstretched hand. …

This painted plaster study of 4 buffalo running was created by Christian Petersen during his employment by the Public Works of Art Project (PWAP) in Iowa City, Iowa. The study was a preliminary model for a proposed bridgehead sculpture in Des Moines…

Four Seasons Fountain with the Memorial Union in the background. The maiden facing front nurses her newborn, the maiden facing right holds a basket of maize, and the maiden facing left plants the seed corn. The fourth maiden (not visible) holds …

Detail of one of the four maidens seated around the fountain, she holds a basket of maize.

Sketch of mother and daughter working in the garden (titled ""Garden Time on p. 122 in the Cha-Ki-Shi). Includes editorial comments and dimensions on border.