Bust of Sir Georg Solti

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The bust in 2015

The bust of Georg Solti is an outdoor bronze sculpture by Elisabeth Frink, installed in Chicago, in the U.S. state of Illinois.[1]

History[edit]

In celebration of his 75th birthday in 1987, a bronze bust of Solti by Elisabeth Frink was dedicated in Lincoln Park, Chicago, outside the Lincoln Park Conservatory.[2] It was first displayed temporarily at the Royal Opera House in London.[3] The sculpture was moved to Grant Park in 2006 in a new Solti Garden, near Orchestra Hall in Symphony Center.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bust of Sir Georg Solti". cultureNOW. Retrieved April 8, 2017. 
  2. ^ Eckert, Thor Jr. "Milestone for Maestro Solti – Chicago style", The Christian Science Monitor, 15 October 1987, accessed 21 March 2012
  3. ^ "Grant Park: Sir Georg Solti Bust" Archived 2013-07-29 at the Wayback Machine., Chicago Park District, accessed 21 March 2012
  4. ^ "Sir George {{sic}} Solti Bust (in Grant Park)", Explore Chicago, accessed 28 February 2012