OOS Sculpture

Monument to a Tree

1994 / Carl Floyd / Toledo

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The silhouette of a tree cut from a 20' slab of steel. Stands on a rise overlooking the Garden's ponds and fields. It is set off by a seating area of sandstone blocks arranged in a circle. The sculptor recycled steel plating from lake frieghter, truck trailers and a nuclear power plant.

County

: Lucas

Citation

: Carl Floyd, “Monument to a Tree,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed April 11, 2021, http://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/892.

Dublin Core

Title

Monument to a Tree

Description

The silhouette of a tree cut from a 20' slab of steel. Stands on a rise overlooking the Garden's ponds and fields. It is set off by a seating area of sandstone blocks arranged in a circle. The sculptor recycled steel plating from lake frieghter, truck trailers and a nuclear power plant.

Creator

Date

1994

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Provider Entity

City of Toledo, Percent for the Arts Program

Media Base Depth

6'

Media Sculpture Height

12'

Media Sculpture Width

16'

Media Sculpture Depth

1'

Media Base Height

14'

Media Base Width

14'

Creation Date

01/01/1994