5. Peacock Monument

Dan Ostermiller

Peacock Monument, 2004, bronze

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fitz Eugene Dixon, Jr.

Collection of The Society of the Four Arts, 2006.2.1-.2

Dan Ostermiller’s Peacock Monument ushers visitors into The Philip Hulitar Sculpture Garden. Ostermiller specializes in sculptures of animals, and he developed his understanding of animal forms from his taxidermist father. Philip Hulitar, a noted fashion designer, designed the 2.2-acre garden in 1979.