OOSI Sculpture

Minerva

Date Unknown / J. Massey Rhind / Youngstown

Rhind_Minerva_1.png

The sculptural figure of Minerva, the Roman goddess of wisdom and strategic warfare as well as the sponsor to the arts. The sculpture is marble and sandstone. It is one of multiple figures sculpted by J. Massey Rhind outside of the Butler Institute of American Art. Rhind was the chief procurer of paintings for Mr. Butler when he planned on building he museum. Rhind and Butler collaborated again for the Mckinley Memorial in Niles, Ohio.

Location: The Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44502

County

: Mahoning County

Citation

: J. Massey Rhind, “Minerva,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed July 23, 2019, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1570.

Dublin Core

Title

Minerva

Description

The sculptural figure of Minerva, the Roman goddess of wisdom and strategic warfare as well as the sponsor to the arts. The sculpture is marble and sandstone. It is one of multiple figures sculpted by J. Massey Rhind outside of the Butler Institute of American Art. Rhind was the chief procurer of paintings for Mr. Butler when he planned on building he museum. Rhind and Butler collaborated again for the Mckinley Memorial in Niles, Ohio.

Creator

Source

The Butler Institute of American Art

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Location Site

The Butler Institute of American Art

Location Street

524 Wick Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44502