greygirlbeast (greygirlbeast) wrote,

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A name, a date.

So, to answer my question as to the identity of the sculptor who did the Poe bust at the Hay, I realized the answer was right there under my nose, that you coiuld see a name and a date on one of the photos I took. So, I enlarged it:

A.B. Cianfarani

Aristide Berto Cianfarani (1895-1960) was an Italian-born sculptor who studied at the Rhode Island School of Design. Mystery solved.

Aunt Beast
Tags: art, edgar allan poe, john hay library, mystery vs. resolution, names

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