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Family Circle

Artist:

Fern Cunningham

Location:

cul-de-sac at Elm Hill Avenue  

Location

cul-de-sac at Elm Hill Avenue
United States
42° 18' 37.7352" N, 71° 5' 12.2496" W

Neighborhood:

Roxbury

Type:

Sculpture

Year:

1996

Medium:

Bronze

Collection:

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Description:

The Family Circle, celebrating family life, shows a mother and father embracing to protect their small child. Evoking the image of a globe on a pedestal, the bronze sculpture shows the family as a protective world of its own. The sculpture is the work of Boston artist Fern Cunningham, and was installed in 1996.

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