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Diamond Column

Location: Fullerton
Diamond Column


Diamond Column

DeWain Valentine, 1980

This glass and granite sculpture is located at Newquist Sculpture Court at the Visual Arts Center. It was a gift of Thomas W. Knaup. Diamond Column was the first outdoor sculpture commissioned by the Newquists.

Valentine actually completed the piece three times. The first version had a concrete base that proved unsatisfactory—water leeched from the ground up between the panes. A pane on the second version, which had a black marble base, cracked. The third

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Medium type: Glass; Granite

Date created: 1980

Dimensions: 84" x 45" x 8 7/8"


800 North State College Boulevard, Fullerton, CA, 92831


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