{ "objects" : [ { "embark_ID" : 946, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/946", "Disp_Access_No" : "1949.56", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "0", "_Disp_End_Date" : "0", "Disp_Title" : "The Provider", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "William Ehrich", "Sort_Artist" : "Ehrich, William", "Disp_Dimen" : "4 1/2 x 6 x 12 in. (11.4 x 15.2 x 30.5 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "4 1/2 in.", "Disp_Width" : "6 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "overall", "Medium" : "Limestone", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "Limestone", "Info_Page_Comm" : "William Ehrich became a major contributor to the art community in western New York after arriving in Buffalo from Europe in 1929. He established a successful sculpting career despite the onset of the Great Depression, and taught both ceramics and sculpture at Memorial Art Gallery and the University of Rochester. MAG owns 13 Ehrich sculptures; The Provider showcases the closed-form, simplified, and idealized style of early modernism. The lamb may have held special significance to Ehrich, who was a practicing Methodist. [Label text from It Came From the Vault exhibition, 2013]", "Dedication" : "Gift of a Friend of the Gallery", "Copyright_Type" : "Copyright Assigned to MAG", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Sculpture", "Creation_Place2" : "American", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/49.56_A1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/49.56_A1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/49.56_A1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/49.56_A1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "28654", "Image_Type" : "digital image", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }