Ireland

Statues - Hither & Thither

Site Search:
Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath
Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath

Abbey Street Lower
(Irish Life Centre plaza)

Chariot of Life

Oisín Kelly
1982

Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath /  Chariot of Life   Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath /  Chariot of Life

Description

Copper-bronze sculpture depicting the figure of a charioteer said to represents reason controlling the emotions.

Inscription(s)

CHARIOT OF LIFE
oisin kelly, sculptor
unveiled 7th July 1982
by Dr. Niall Crowley
Chairman Irish Life Assurance Co. Ltd.

Annotation

The sculpture was unveiled on 7th July 1982 by Dr Niall Crowley, Chairman of Irish Life Assurance. Kelly died the year before, in 1981.

Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath / Chariot of Life

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 53°20'58" - W 6°15'18")

eXTReMe Tracker
Item Code: ie058; Photograph: 11 June 2014
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt