OOS Sculpture

Light Source

1999 / Joe Ann Cousino / Toledo

Light Source.JPG

Large egg-shape representing creation and/or re-birth with an indentation in each side which surrounds a hole that carries light through the form. Smooth finish on all surfaces. Material bronze-lost wax cast. Patina black. Wax finish. Egg shape is an elongated ellipse and is slightly compressed on two sides. The sculpture is dedicated to Roma Grossynger Meissmer and Roseanne Deutscb.

Location: Toledo Botanical Garden, 5403 Elmer Drive

County

: Lucas

Citation

: Joe Ann Cousino, “Light Source,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed December 6, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1089.

Title

Light Source

Description

Large egg-shape representing creation and/or re-birth with an indentation in each side which surrounds a hole that carries light through the form. Smooth finish on all surfaces. Material bronze-lost wax cast. Patina black. Wax finish. Egg shape is an elongated ellipse and is slightly compressed on two sides. The sculpture is dedicated to Roma Grossynger Meissmer and Roseanne Deutscb.

Creator

Date

1999

Subject

Publisher

Ohio Outdoor Sculpture

Identifier

1089

Location City

Location County

Location Notes

side of Shelter house- near NE side of Park

Provider Qualifier

Commissioned by

Provider Entity

Edie Meissner, John Meissner,M.D.

Location Site

Location Street

5403 Elmer Drive

Location Type

Media Base Depth

16""

Media Base Height

13""

Media Base Width

23""

Installation Date

1999-04-24

Materials

Inscription

Plaque mounted on base front:
"Light Source"/
"by JoeAnn Cousino"/
"In memory of Roma Grossynger Meissner and Rosanne Deutsch"/
"Dedicated April 24, 1999"