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Susan Elise Hanchett Cross, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Fabricator:
Tiffany and Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: granite; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Gravestone
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Oakwood Cemetery 6100 Gratiot Saginaw Michigan
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Michigan survey, 1993.
Summary:
Elaborate Celtic Cross stands on a low, tapered base. There are Arabesque patterns on one side of the Cross. On the reverse are figurative reliefs with Biblical themes. There is a round medallion at the cross's intersection with the Madonna and Child. The symbols of the four evangelists, the eagle, griffin, winged bull and angel encircle the medallion. Full-length figures of the Apostles in four rows of three comprise the stem of the cross. A relief of two angels tops the cross.
Topic:
Emblem--Cross  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Mary  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Disciples  Search this
Religion--Angel  Search this
Homage--Hanchett, Susan Elise  Search this
Control number:
IAS MI000691
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_339144