OOS Sculpture

Stephen Langton

1911 / Herbert Adams / Cleveland

Stephen Langton (Simon V de Montfort).JPG

Medium length portrait of Archbishop Stephen Langton, in full clerical garb holding a scrolled document in his right hand. Langton is remembered for having divided the Bible into the chapters that we are familiar with today. He also led the struggle for England's political independence in the thirteenth century.

Location: Cuyahoga County Courthouse, 1 Lakeside Avenue NW

County

: Cuyahoga

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Citation

: Herbert Adams, “Stephen Langton,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed October 26, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/43.

Title

Stephen Langton

Description

Medium length portrait of Archbishop Stephen Langton, in full clerical garb holding a scrolled document in his right hand. Langton is remembered for having divided the Bible into the chapters that we are familiar with today. He also led the struggle for England's political independence in the thirteenth century.

Creator

Date

1911

Publisher

Ohio Outdoor Sculpture

Identifier

43

Location City

Location County

Location Notes

South side

Location Street

1 Lakeside Avenue NW

Location Type

Media Sculpture Height

9 feet

Creation Date

1911

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