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POMONA PUBLIC ART — Unknown

Public Art ID#
PA01284
Title of Work
Unknown
Public Art Object Type
Commemorative Monument
Object Type
sculpture/tombstone
Pomona Location
Pomona Cemetery
Medium
stone
Description
An angel looking towards the sky. Angel is holding a flute. There are two cups at the base of the tombstone/sculpture. At the bottom of the sculpture there is a passage from the bible. Different passage in front and in back of sculpture. The top base that is holding the angel has the letters W and H for the last names of the family members, beside the combined letters to the left are acanthus leafs and to the right ivy.
Tombstone Iconography
angel, flute, large cups, ivy, acanthus leafs
Names on Tombstone
angel holding a flute, large cups, ivy, acanthus
Dates on Tombstone
Peter: 1836-1915, Ann: 1866-1944, Johanna: 1880-1964, Alwina: 1882-1968, Frederich: 1875-1915
Inscriptions
Blessed are the dead which die in the lord, from henceforth, yea, saith the spirit, that they may rest from their labors, and their works do follow them. Rev. 14-13. (front of tombstone) & But seek ye first the kingdom of God. And his righteousness and all these things shall be added unto you. Matt 16-33. (back side of tombstone)
Dimensions
(h >10ft.) X 6ft 3/4in.l X 4ft.1/2in. w
Condition
excellent: face of the angel is weathered everything else is in excellent condition
Date Photographed
02/25/2008 4:00
Photographer
Vanessa M. Reynaga
Remarks
Front - icon (angel)
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