OOS Sculpture

Lioness and Cubs

2014 / Tom Tischler / Powell

Lioness and Cubs View 1

A life-size bronze sculpture of a lioness laying down with four cubs playing around her. One cub is being nuzzled by the mother, two are playing with each other across her back, and the fourth is rolling on its back and playing with the mother's tail.

Located by the lion exhibit in the Heart of Africa Region of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Location: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, 4850 W Powell Rd

County

: Delaware

Citation

: Tom Tischler, “Lioness and Cubs,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed May 13, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1955.

Dublin Core

Title

Lioness and Cubs

Description

A life-size bronze sculpture of a lioness laying down with four cubs playing around her. One cub is being nuzzled by the mother, two are playing with each other across her back, and the fourth is rolling on its back and playing with the mother's tail.

Located by the lion exhibit in the Heart of Africa Region of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Creator

Date

2014

Subject

Source

correspondence with zoo employee

Contributor

Identifier

1955

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

A gift from

Provider Entity

Scott, Angela, Sophia, Emily, and Matthew Huffman

Location Street

4850 W Powell Rd

Location Type

Artist Notes

http://www.tomtischler.com/

Installation Date

2014

Materials

Inscription

Nearby sign: "A gift to children everywhere, young and old / Never miss an opportunity to play / Love, Scott, Angela, Sophia, Emily and Matthew Huffman"