6.4.1 Bajnotti Fountain, Enid Yandell, 1901, Providence, RI. After Treatment.
6.4.2 Bendel Horses, 1850, Stamford Museum and Nature Center, CT. Overview of the Italian marble fountain.
6.4.3 Bennett Fountain, John Ferguson Weir, 1907, New Haven Green, CT. Detail of new stainless steel basin and screen.
6.4.3 Bennett Fountain, John Ferguson Weir, 1907, New Haven Green, CT. Design based on Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, Athens, 334 BCE.
6.4.4 Fountain of the Four Seasons, Christian Petersen, 1941, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames. Overview of the fountain in operation.
6.4.6 History of Dairying, Cow Fountain, Christian Petersen, 1936, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames. Proper left overview of cow fountain.
6.4.7 Battell Fountain, Augustus Saint Gaudens, Stanford White, 1889, Norfolk, CT. View of fountain showing bronze elements.
6.4.8 Columbus the Evangelizer, Bliefeild, 2000, Knights of Columbus Museum, CT. Detail of the sculpture and fountain.
6.4.9 MacKay Memorial Fountain, Batchelder Tile, 1926, Iowa State University. West Fountain after.
6.4.10 Reclining Nudes, Christian Petersen, 1936, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames. Overview of the terra cotta relief sculpture.
6.4.11 Three Graces, Charles Rumsey, 1987, Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, NY. Overview of pond and fountain.
6.4.12. Welton Fountain, Waterbury, CT. Overview of the fountain during assessment.
6.4.13. Welton Fountain, Waterbury, CT. Assessment of utility supply lines.
6.4.14 Bennett Fountain, John Ferguson Weir, 1907, New Haven Green, CT. Burst copper supply line.
6.4.15 Bennett Fountain, John Ferguson Weir, 1907, New Haven Green, CT. New supply manifold.
Artistic and engineering wonders, as well as sources for physical and spiritual nourishment, fountains have delighted people and animals for centuries. Often incorporating the use of various metals and masonry in direct and ongoing contact with water, the successful conservation of historic and modern fountains requires the understanding of complex materials issues, implementation of appropriate water treatment, adjustment of flow and spray settings, and treatment of sculptural and architectural elements. Ongoing maintenance is vital to the long-term success of any functional fountain.
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