[Menorah Sculpture]

Description:

Menorah Sculpture cast in bronze by artist Gene Owens. The sculpture was created in 1962 for the Galveston Street entrance to the new religious-school wing of Beth-El Congregation. In the summer of 2000, the sculpture was moved to the congregation's new building at 4900 Briarhaven Rd., where this picture was taken in 2002. Beth-El's archivist, Hollace Weiner, stands behind the sculpture.

Creator(s): Owens, Gene
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 2002  
Partner(s):
Beth-El Congregation Archives
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 85
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Artist):
Owens, Gene

Fort Worth artist, sculptor, ceramicist

Date(s):
  • Creation: 2002
  • Digitized: April 9, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Menorah Sculpture cast in bronze by artist Gene Owens. The sculpture was created in 1962 for the Galveston Street entrance to the new religious-school wing of Beth-El Congregation. In the summer of 2000, the sculpture was moved to the congregation's new building at 4900 Briarhaven Rd., where this picture was taken in 2002. Beth-El's archivist, Hollace Weiner, stands behind the sculpture.

Physical Description:

1 color photograph: 4 in. x 6 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Beth-El Congregation | Arts and Crafts - Sculptures | Menorahs | Owens, Gene
Partner:
Beth-El Congregation Archives
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0009
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38778
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image