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Object Name Altarpiece
Catalog Number 1976.007.02
Description Unpainted white plaster model of a Christ figure on the cross. Style is early 20th c. modern, with thin, attenuated limbs and narrow, angular face. Pencil marks where artisans checked scale while copying are visible.
Collection La Crosse County Historical Society Collection
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1940
Provenance This is a model used by the Hackner Company in La Crosse, WI. In 1910 the comapny was housed in a large two-story building at Second and Division Sts.
Found By Hackner Co. building
Dimensions H-65 W-51.5 inches
Height (in) 65
Width (in) 51.5
Dimension Details Width of arms of cross 8." Circle behind the cross has a diameter of 26.5"
People Hackner, Egid
Search Terms Hackner Altar Co.
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