Sunday, October 18, 2009
Chicago Botanic Garden (Guardian – by Simon Verity)
Guardian - by Simon Verity
Minnesota limestone, Arizona jasper, Arkansas quartz and Portuguese copper
Location: English Walled Garden / Chicago Botanic Garden
The Guardian stands at the entrance of the English Walled Garden. Constructed with semi-precious stones and minerals, the sculpture represents the ancient elements of earth - air, fire and water.