Lion

Title

Lion

Subject

animal, lion

Description

A male lion walks with its front and rear proper right legs forward, its mouth open and teeth and red tongue visible. The lion is constructed of a fiberglass shell and is painted yellow with a brown mane, eyes, nose, and toenails, with rope in the tail. The lion is mounted upon a short, rectangular base, painted green. -- Smithsonian National Inventory

Creator

Ernie Konikson

Date

1960

Format

Fiberglass, concrete, wood, rope, burlap, metal, paint, wire

Type

outdoor sculpture

Identifier

Roholt Park, McIntosh

Files

http://www.lakesnwoods.com/images/McInto62.jpg

Citation

Ernie Konikson, “Lion,” NLLN Regional Art and Artists, accessed August 18, 2022, https://nllnart.omeka.net/items/show/62.