Greenman Keystone, from 2222 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago (demolished circa 1964)
On View: Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden, 1st Floor
50 x 22 x 16 in., 689 lb. (127 x 55.9 x 40.6 cm, 312.53kg) (show scale)
Gift of Anonymous Arts Recovery Society
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A. Lund Company. Greenman Keystone, from 2222 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago (demolished circa 1964), 1896. Limestone
, 50 x 22 x 16 in., 689 lb. (127 x 55.9 x 40.6 cm, 312.53kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Anonymous Arts Recovery Society, 64.258. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 64.258_in_situ_bw.jpg)
overall, in situ, 64.258_in_situ_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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Limestone keystone, surface carved in form of greenman/grotesque; central head with wide eyes, dilated nostrils, open mouth displaying teeth and four fangs. Radiating from head are elongated stylized leaves that extend to outer limits of rhomboid.
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