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There Once was an Alligator in Arlington, 2006

Melissa Bale
(American, born 1960)

Location: Presidents Elementary

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Melissa Bale celebrates childish wonder and educational growth through her painting of an alligator reading to other wildlife in scenic Arlington.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Arlington School District.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on rigid surface / mixed media

Medium

Acrylic and gouache on paper mounted on panel

Dimensions

96 in x 144 in

ID Number

WSAC2006.001.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Arlington Public Schools

Artwork Location

Presidents Elementary
Library, Large wall behind circulation desk - Adjacent to main entrance

WA. County

Snohomish

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

515 E. Third Street
Arlington, WA 98223

Geo. Coordinates

48.195473 | -122.12029

Before Visiting

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