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Gregory Harm's Snapshots

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  1. Hillel

    Snapshot Title: Hillel
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Lee Lawrie's Phosphor and Hesper, plus The Torch Race, Los Angeles Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    One of the great philosophers and thinkers of the Eastern World.



  2. The Poet

    Snapshot Title: The Poet
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: North Facade, Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Goodhue, and Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    The Poet, by Lee Lawrie



  3. The Philosopher

    Snapshot Title: The Philosopher
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: North Facade, Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Goodhue, and Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    The Philosopher by Lee Lawrie



  4. Seal of the State of California

    Snapshot Title: Seal of the State of California
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: North Facade, Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Goodhue, and Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    The Union, the California Bear, the Mexican Eagle with Snake standing on the Cactus, and the English Lion.



  5. St. John, The Evangelist

    Snapshot Title: St. John, The Evangelist
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: North Facade, Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Goodhue, and Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    St. John. carved by Lee Lawrie, who also created the Atlas at Rockefeller Center.



  6. David the Psalmist

    Snapshot Title: David the Psalmist
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: North Facade, Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Goodhue, and Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    King David holding his Temple.



  7. John Milton

    Snapshot Title: John Milton
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Author of Paradise Lost.



  8. Homer

    Snapshot Title: Homer
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    The blind Poet Homer.



  9. The Cane Cutter, by Lee Lawrie

    Snapshot Title: The Cane Cutter, by Lee Lawrie
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Louisiana State Capitol featuring sculpture by Lee Lawrie, Ulric Ellerhusen and others
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    At the main entrance of the Louisiana State Capitol. These scenes depict the commerce and natural recources of the state.



  10. Louisana Logger by Lee Lawrie

    Snapshot Title: Louisana Logger by Lee Lawrie
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Louisiana State Capitol featuring sculpture by Lee Lawrie, Ulric Ellerhusen and others
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Flanking the entrance of the Louisiana State Capitol.



  11. Bertram Goodhue

    Snapshot Title: Bertram Goodhue
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Designer of the Cheltenham font, used to this day in the New York Times. Architect of the Los Angeles Public Library, the Nebraska State Capitol and scores of other wonderful buildings across the Uni...



  12. Printers

    Snapshot Title: Printers
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Throughout history, these were the greats.



  13. Wisdom of the Ancients

    Snapshot Title: Wisdom of the Ancients
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    In the world of affairs, we live in our own age.

    In books, we live in all ages.



  14. Milton

    Snapshot Title: Milton
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Blind author of Paradise Lost.



  15. Homer
  16. Socrates

    Snapshot Title: Socrates
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Philosophy



  17. Justinian

    Snapshot Title: Justinian
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: The Los Angeles Public Library, by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, with Sculpture by Lee Lawrie.
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    He represents letters.



  18. Us

    Snapshot Title: Us
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Multnomah Falls, Oregon
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    At Multnomah Falls, on Vacation.



  19. A Phonecian Ship and the Pyramids.

    Snapshot Title: A Phonecian Ship and the Pyramids.
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    By Lee Lwarie.



  20. Romulus and Remus, the founding of Rome

    Snapshot Title: Romulus and Remus, the founding of Rome
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    By Lee Lawrie



  21. Sphinx

    Snapshot Title: Sphinx
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    By Lee Lawrie



  22. Cibvilization, Full

    Snapshot Title: Cibvilization, Full
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    By Lee Lawrie.



  23. Right Sphinx, More Plutarch

    Snapshot Title: Right Sphinx, More Plutarch
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    By Lee Lawrie

    Right Sphinx inscription (in translation):
    "Therefore the desire of truth, especially of that which concerns the Gods, is itself a yearning after Divinity."—Plutarch.



  24. Left Sphinx

    Snapshot Title: Left Sphinx
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Left Sphinx with lines from Plutarch.



  25. VCalifornia Bear on Crown

    Snapshot Title: VCalifornia Bear on Crown
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    California's icon of the Bear



  26. Liberty Bell, Covered Wagon and Buffalo

    Snapshot Title: Liberty Bell, Covered Wagon and Buffalo
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Civilization and Sphinxes by Lee Lawrie at the Los Angeles Central Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Representing North America



  27. Wisdom of the East

    Snapshot Title: Wisdom of the East
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Lee Lawrie's Phosphor and Hesper, plus The Torch Race, Los Angeles Public Library
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Wisdom of the East.



  28. Caryatid.

    Snapshot Title: Caryatid.
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Caryatid.



  29. Details on Caryatid.

    Snapshot Title: Details on Caryatid.
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Here is a Lion, a winged Egyptian Figure and a Lotus Blossom.



  30. St. George

    Snapshot Title: St. George
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Slaying the Dragon. Lawrie used this figure in many works, including St. Thomas Episcopal Church in NYC, and the American Battlefield Cemetery in La Manch, Brittany France.



  31. Romulus and Remus

    Snapshot Title: Romulus and Remus
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Twins who founded Rome, nursed by the wolf.



  32. Pegasus

    Snapshot Title: Pegasus
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Pagasus represents inspiration



  33. Caryatides

    Snapshot Title: Caryatides
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Supporting columns in the shape of draped female figures.



  34. Dolphins

    Snapshot Title: Dolphins
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Dolphins swimming along with Galatea



  35. The World

    Snapshot Title: The World
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    The world, which is brought to us throug books.



  36. The Bear

    Snapshot Title: The Bear
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Icon representing California as featured on its flag.



  37. Whatle

    Snapshot Title: Whatle
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    The great whale, largest of the earth's mammals.



  38. Octopus

    Snapshot Title: Octopus
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    A creature of the sea.



  39. Yankee Clipper

    Snapshot Title: Yankee Clipper
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    A Yankee Clipper sailing the seas.



  40. Chines Frigate

    Snapshot Title: Chines Frigate
    Taken by: Gregory Harm

    Image: Caryatides, by Lee Lawrie
    Image Owner: Gregory Harm



    Description:

    Chinese Frigate sailing the seas.



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