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Fabricator:
Daprato Statuary Company  Search this
J. H. Powell Granite Company  Search this
Sculptor:
Thorwaldsen, Bertel 1768-1844 (copy after)  Search this
Founder:
Chicago Architectural Bronze Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Carrara marble; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Copy
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church 411 West 11th West side at 10th & Buffalo Michigan City Indiana 46360
Date:
Dedicated May 8, 1921
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Summary:
A sculpture copied after Thorwaldsen's "Christ the Consoler." Christ stands attired in a robe and mantle with his chest partly exposed. He has long, wavy hair that falls onto his shoulders. He is barefoot with arms outstretched and palms forward. The sculpture is mounted atop a base with a two-tiered bottom.
Topic:
History--United States--World War I  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Control number:
IAS IN000905
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_339351