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Hyde Park Fountain

By William Conrad Severson and Saunders Schultz
Category: Fountain


The sculpture is a playful re-use of an ornate, old Victorian fountain base that is symbolic of the way homes in the rejuvenated neighborhood have been remodeled and updated. The fountain, made of bent chrome tubing, sprays water during summer months from a series of drilled holes.

Dimensions: 9′ x 4′ x 6′
Year Completed: 1957
Material: Chrome tubing
Owner: City of St. Louis

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