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Sculptor:
Gelert, Johannes Sophus 1852-1923  Search this
Architect:
Cottrell, W. L.  Search this
Contractor:
Harrison Granite Company  Search this
Medium:
Barre granite
Type:
Sculptures-Gravestone
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Mount Olivet Cemetery 1011 Lebanon Road Nashville Tennessee 37210
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, TN0025, 1989.
Monumental News, Oct., 1908, pg. 729-730.
Summary:
Memorial consists of a sarcophagus and eight caryatids: two figures of Faith, two of Hope, two of Charity, and two of Resurrection.
Topic:
Homage--Furman  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Faith  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Hope  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Charity  Search this
Allegory--Religion--Salvation  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77003066
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_22101