OOS Sculpture

Gaze upon the Lord

Date Unknown / Creator Unknown / Tiffin

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""St. Clare"" is a standing female figure wearing a robe of the order of St. Francis. She holds a hand mirror in her right hand on which is depicted the face of christ. She also wears a knotted which is the official belt of the order. Onher feet are open sandals. She is very pretty as is described of her countenance in written works about her from the time in which she lived in Italy. The mirror depiction is documented as the event that started her founding of the order and extending help to the poor, foundlings, and ohysically impaired people of her city.

County

: Seneca

Citation

: “Gaze upon the Lord,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed May 19, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1080.

Dublin Core

Title

Gaze upon the Lord

Description

""St. Clare"" is a standing female figure wearing a robe of the order of St. Francis. She holds a hand mirror in her right hand on which is depicted the face of christ. She also wears a knotted which is the official belt of the order. Onher feet are open sandals. She is very pretty as is described of her countenance in written works about her from the time in which she lived in Italy. The mirror depiction is documented as the event that started her founding of the order and extending help to the poor, foundlings, and ohysically impaired people of her city.

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Bequest of

Provider Entity

Family of one of the Sisters

Location Street

200 St. Francis st.

Location Type

Media Base Depth

2'

Media Sculpture Height

6'2""

Media Sculpture Width

27""

Media Sculpture Depth

2'20""

Media Base Height

1'

Media Base Width

2'

Installation Date

09/29/1999

Creation Date

12/23/1997