Comments and Tags

Be the first to comment on this item!



Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Art ➔ Statue, Grace Representing "Night"

Identifier:
1993.1.26.2
Description:
One of a pair of allegorical draped female figures with one arm outstretched holding up electrified torch, symbolizing 'day' and 'night'.

Originally installed at Lyon Street entrance to the 1888 City Hall building. The museum likely acquired them when building was razed in 1970 for 'urban renewal'.
Date:
1885 – 1895
Materials:
Metal
Current Location Status:
On Exhibit
Source:
Museum Collection
Rights:

Exhibit/Program
Galleria (after 1994)
Related Place
Grand Rapids
Related Objects