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Catalog Number 2014.029.009
Description Portrait Bust of Bing Crosby by Dutch Bieber, 1976. Portrait bust ends at shoulders with no arms visible. Figure is wearing a collared shirt. Figure is shown with a pipe in his mouth that protrudes out to the right side. Towards the figure's mouth the pipe is missing plaster and structural wire is exposed. Figure is wearing a flat topped hat with a 2" brim. Plaster is painted a brownish-bronze color. Hair is carved into the sculpture. Statue is mounted on rectangular wood base.
Object Name Bust
Collection 3D - Art
Title Portrait Bust of Bing Crosby by Dutch Bieber, 1976
Date 1976
Creator Bieber, Dutch
Role Sculptor
Inscription Text "3 / 7/76 Dutch Bieber" (inscribed in lower right, back of bust)
Dimensions H-15 W-7 D-10.5 inches
Dimension Details 15 x 7 x 10.5" (overall on base); 13.5 x 7 x 10.5 (bust without base)
Medium Plaster-of-Paris/Paint/Metal/Wood
Search Terms Art
Crosby, Bing
Fine Art
Hat
Pipe
Portrait
Portraits
Sculpture
Subjects Art
Portraits
Sculpture
People Bieber, Dutch
Crosby, Bing
Koernig, Pricilla