Angel of Truth by Antonio Capellano

Angel of Truth, baltimore, Henry Berge, public art

Public Art: Angel of Truth

Sculptor: The original relief was by © Antonio Capellano (1780-1840). The one you see today is a replica made in the 1950s by sculptor Henry Berge (1908-1998)  to replace the original that was rapidly decaying.

Description: Terrocotta relief of the Angel of Truth. The Greek inscription on the scroll translates "To the One God"

Original Date Unveiled: 1818

Location: Look up to see the Angel of Truth in the pediment of the First Unitarian Church, Corner of Charles and Franklin Streets in Downtown Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

 

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