Pinelawn: MODEL FOR A FEATURE WITH COLUMNS

Model for a feature with columns

Model for a feature with columns. Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, LI, NY, 1970s. The assignment: design a Garden with a series of columns as part of the feature. The result was the Garden of Peace. This seems to have been a preliminary sketch.

Model for a feature with columns

A photo from one of Pinelawn’s brochures. The text states: This outstanding Garden comprises nearly eleven acres featuring eight stately Corinthian Columns of white marble encircling a gracious bronze fountain…“The Fountain of Peace.” These Columns once formed the facade of the Federal Reserve Bank in Atlanta, Georgia, and were especially acquired by Pinelawn to enhance its grounds…

Publicity photo of the Garden of Peace

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