Lloyd Lillie, (American, b. 1932)
Bronze on wood base, signed and dated “(19)76”
Height (without base): 9.25”
Height (with base): 11.5”
Sculptor Lloyd Lillie's work appears in collections around the world, including North Yemen and Saudi Arabia. In the United States, Lillie's work is widely dispersed throughout the country, from Massachusetts to Virginia and Colorado. An Honors graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, he also studied at Maine's Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture; the Corcoran School of Art in Wasington, DC; and the Academia di Belle Arti in Florence, Italy. Lillie is currently Professor Emeritus at Boston University, where he began teaching in 1961.
A life size version of this bronze is at the Saarinen Arch in St. Louis, MO.
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Fleming, Ronald Lee; Renata Von Tschamer, Place Makers: Creating Public Art That Tells You Where You Are