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Sculptor:
McNesky, Robert  Search this
Medium:
Ohio limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Boulder
Sculptures-Bench
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum 4521 Spring Grove Avenue Section 135 Cincinnati Ohio 45232
Date:
1970? Dedicated 1970
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Ohio, Cincinnati survey, 1993.
Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, OH), July 5, 1970.
Image on file.
Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, OH), July 5, 1970.
unsigned
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Summary:
The sculpture consists of two slabs of Ohio limestone set vertically into the ground, in a ring of smaller stones. Sixty-four figures (human and animal) adorn the edges of these fossilized rocks. The two slabs stand at an angle to one another and are surrounded by a limestone plaza. South of the sculpture on the edge of the plaza is a limestone bench.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Allegory--Religion  Search this
Control number:
IAS OH000036
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_315369