ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
George Washington, 1926
Artworks: Sculpture

Artist
Pompeo Coppini
Collection
City of Portland and Multnomah County Public Art Collection courtesy of the Regional Arts & Culture Council
Materials
Bronze
Dates
  • Installed, 1926
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Description
Pompeo Coppini’s “George Washington”, was donated to Portland by Dr. Henry Waldo Coe, who has donated numerous sculptures to the city including “Abraham Lincoln” and “Joan of Arc” at the 39th and Glisan traffic circle, with a vision to beautify the city. Coppini, originally from Italy, studied sculpture at the Accademia di Belle Arte. He immigrated to the US in 1898 and became a citizen in 1902. He worked prolifically in Texas, Chicago, and New York creating monuments and portraits...
Courtesy of Portland Regional Arts & Cultural Council
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Location
5626 NE Alameda St.
Portland, OR 97213
United States

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