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Sculptor:
Garcia, Hector  Search this
Founder:
Fine Arts Sculpture Centre  Search this
Contractor:
Haggerman Construction  Search this
Medium:
Figure: bronze; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Fort Wayne City Utilities 1 Main Street, Room 490 Fort Wayne Indiana 46802
Located Filtration Plant On the river greenway, near Baltes Street where the three rivers meet Fort Wayne Indiana
Date:
Cast June 1976. Dedicated July 29, 1976
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Image on file.
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, July 29, 1976.
(Identical plaques on front and back of base:) Presented in tribute to the pioneer who named/Fort Wayne's Three Rivers "Thy Will Be Done"/The Joseph W. Parrot Family/Dedicated July 29, 1976/Hector Garcia, Sculptor signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A Jesuit priest stands pointing with his extended proper right hand to the confluence of three rivers. He wears robes and an ankle-length cloak. The sculpture is mounted on a rectangular base.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Religion--Missionary  Search this
Control number:
IAS IN000537
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_331236