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The Human Spirit or Crown

Faith Bebbington
2002

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Description

Circle of four hand built fibreglass and stone resin unique genderless human figures, based on Leonardo da Vinci’s drawing ‘Human figure in a square in a circle’.
The sculptor named it 'Crown', but the Nuffield Hospital changed the name into 'The Human Spirit'.

Inscription(s)

"THE HUMAN SPIRIT"
By Faith Babbington
Commissioned by
Nuffield Hospital Leeds
Oct 2002
NB with a spelling error in the artist's name.

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Location (N 53°48'2" - W 1°33'13")

Item Code: gbyh126; Photograph: 28 July 2019
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