OOS Sculpture

St. Ignatius of Loyola

1997 / Larry Griffis / University Heights

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Saint Ignatius kneels on his right knee extending his left hand to present his sword. His shield lies in front of his right knee. This is symbolic of Saint Ignatius giving up his life as a soldier to turn to a life devoted to God. He is dressed in military garb including a helmut with facial protection which is up on the top of his head.

Location: In quad in front of St. Francis Chapel, 20700 North Park Blvd.

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: Larry Griffis, “St. Ignatius of Loyola,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed July 25, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/908.

Title

St. Ignatius of Loyola

Description

Saint Ignatius kneels on his right knee extending his left hand to present his sword. His shield lies in front of his right knee. This is symbolic of Saint Ignatius giving up his life as a soldier to turn to a life devoted to God. He is dressed in military garb including a helmut with facial protection which is up on the top of his head.

Creator

Date

1997

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Gift of

Provider Entity

Class of 1962

Location Street

20700 North Park Blvd.

Location Type

Media Base Depth

4 ft 11 in

Media Sculpture Height

5 ft 6 in

Media Sculpture Width

2 ft 6 in

Media Sculpture Depth

4ft

Media Base Height

2 ft 10 in

Media Base Width

3 ft 8 in

Installation Date

01/01/1998

Creation Date

01/01/1997