Patrick Cudahy Memorial

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Patrick Cudahy Memorial
Patrick Cudahy.jpg
Artist Felix de Weldon
Year 1965
Type bronze
Dimensions 270 cm × 110 cm × 110 cm (108 in × 43 in × 43 in)
Location Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Owner Milwaukee County Parks Department

The Patrick Cudahy Memorial is a public art work by American artist Felix de Weldon, located in Sheridan Park in Cudahy, Wisconsin.[1] The bronze sculpture depicts industrialist Patrick Cudahy standing and wearing a business suit.[2] The inscription reads:
PATRICK CUDAHY
FOUNDER OF THE CITY OF CUDAHY
MARCH 17 1849 - JULY 25, 1919 (shamrock)
(Inscribed on side of base :)
Lover of shrubs, flowers, trees
(Inscribed on side of base:)
Founder of the City of Cudahy

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Patrick Cudahy, (sculpture)". Art Inventories Catalog-SIRIS. Smithsonian American Art Museum. Retrieved 3 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Buck, Diane (1995). Outdoor Sculpture in Milwaukee. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society. pp. 111–112. ISBN 978-0-87020-276-6.