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American Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk ObeliskAmerican Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk Obelisk

Architect: Edward H. Bennett (English-American, 1874–1954) Bennett is best known for his work with Daniel Burnham on the 1909 Plan of Chicago. This Indiana limestone obelisk was from that project and was salvaged during a recent construction project from the Michigan Avenue Bridge that spans the Chicago River along Wacker Drive downtown. A similar obelisk is shown in the last photo. The bronze lights on this obelisk were recently cast from the originals.

Early 20th century and later Approximately: W 31 D 31 H 125 in. Obelisk: W 21 D 21 in.

Item ID:AR6744

HEIGHT
125" (318 cm)
WIDTH
31" (79 cm)
DEPTH
31" (79 cm)
PERIOD
20th Century

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    American Neoclassical Limestone Architectural Four-Light Chicago River Walk Obelisk

    $26,000 USD

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