Commissioned by the State Capitol Preservation Commission
Dimensions: 252 x 72 x 72
Dedicated June 7, 2002
Location: Atop the Capitol's Dome
A nine-foot replica of The Gurdian is located on the Second Floor.
Teaching with The Guardian
Overview & About the Artist
Information about the artwork and the artist.
Teaching with The Guardian (PDF)
Resources specific to The Guardian that include; educational standards, historic and visual art details and suggested reading.
Activity: Exploring Bronze Sculpture (PDF)
This activity will introduce the students to the lost wax method of bronze sculpture. In addition, the students will create a plaster mold of their hands.