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The Upper Willapa Valley: Forest, River, Farm, 2010

David Franklin
(American, born 1972)

Location: Willapa Valley Middle & High School

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist David Franklin carved this series of three relief panels, designed to represent the key aspects of life in the upper Willapa Valley. Steam Power (left) features part of a steam donkey, located on Highway 101. The River (center) represents the Willapa River with Cattails and Salmon. The Dairy (right) features a tractor.

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

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - wood

Medium

Carved wood

Dimensions

Horizontal panels 2 ft 9 in x 5 ft 5 in each; vertical panel 5 ft 5 in x 2 ft 9 in

ID Number

WSAC2009.005.00A-C

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Willapa Valley School District

Artwork Location

Willapa Valley Middle & High School
Main student entry - hallway across from office

WA. County

Pacific

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

PO Box 128
Menlo, WA 98561

Geo. Coordinates

46.624325 | -123.651254

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