OOS Sculpture

Severance Center Fountain

Date Unknown / Creator Unknown / Cleveland Heights

Severance fountain.jpg

Intertwined sculptural group consisting of a faun-like merman, a winged dragon, and putto; this forms the central component of the fountain. Surrounding the group is a fluted circular basin adorned with eight grotesque masks. A larger plain circular basin surrounds the fluted basin.

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: “Severance Center Fountain,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed July 28, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/257.

Title

Severance Center Fountain

Description

Intertwined sculptural group consisting of a faun-like merman, a winged dragon, and putto; this forms the central component of the fountain. Surrounding the group is a fluted circular basin adorned with eight grotesque masks. A larger plain circular basin surrounds the fluted basin.

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Gift of

Provider Entity

John L. Severance

Location Type

Media Sculpture Height

7 ft 8 in

Media Sculpture Width

2 ft 11 in

Media Base Height

1 ft 3 in

Media Base Width

2 ft 8 in

Installation Date

01/01/1960

Creation Date

01/01/1942