OOS Sculpture

Angel Handing Man the Book of Knowledge

1961 / William M. McVey / University Heights

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Two figures, an angel and a man, in high relief are mounted so that they float about 1 foot from the wall of the building. The angel is above the man with wings outstretched. With his proper right hand he is passing a book to the man who reaches up with both of his hands.

Location: On the facade of the library building., 20700 North Park

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: William M. McVey, “Angel Handing Man the Book of Knowledge,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed July 25, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/360.

Title

Angel Handing Man the Book of Knowledge

Description

Two figures, an angel and a man, in high relief are mounted so that they float about 1 foot from the wall of the building. The angel is above the man with wings outstretched. With his proper right hand he is passing a book to the man who reaches up with both of his hands.

Date

1961

Location City

Location County

Location Street

20700 North Park

Location Type

Media Sculpture Height

20 ft

Media Sculpture Width

6 ft

Media Sculpture Depth

1 ft

Creation Date

01/01/1961