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Artist: Voulkos, Peter

Title: "Lady Hemington"

Location: Pomona Mall

Date of Installation: Commissioned by Litton Savings, 1963

Dimensions: 4' 7" x 8'- 0" x 4' - 0"

Plaque: bronze plaque on base in corner

Inscriptions: LADY HEMINGTON by/PETER VOULKOS/COMMISSIONED BY LITTON SAVINGS/1963

Siting: The sculpture is located in the center of a raised planted area in a plaza in front of a bank and twenty feet from a two lane street. The sculpture is sited on a concrete footing. There are two large plants on the west side of the sculpture. There are large Eucalyptus trees on the west side with overhanging branches. There are sprinklers adjacent to the sculpture.

Description: The base is composed of six bronze panels placed on top of a concrete footing. The sculpture is composed of cast bronze folded metal elements welded together in an abstract composition and bolted to the base.


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