Reliefs


Robert Shure has designed and created many portraits in the format of relief plaques. Quite often they have been cast in bronze. Likewise many other commemorative plaques have been modeled and fabricated in a variety of materials.

 

George Washington Portrait

George Washington Portrait

George Washington Profile in the Entryway of the Washington Monument

This heroic-size bronze portrait relief was designed and completed by Robert Shure in 1995. The 13 oak leaves, a symbol of strength, surround the portrait and George Washington’s signature is incorporated within the design. Robert Shure and Skylight Studios received the Federal Design Achievement Award for this sculpture and renovations in the South Lobby of the Monument.

 

In situ

In situ

Clay Model

Clay Model

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ted Williams Tunnel Plaques

Ted Williams Tunnel Plaques

Ted Williams Tunnel Plaque at both entrances of the Tunnel in Boston, MA

This bronze commemorates Ted Williams, a Boston baseball icon, at the entrances of the tunnel named after him that was dedicated in 1995.

 

 

Dedication

Dedication

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red Auerbach Relief

Red Auerbach Relief

Arnold “Red” Auerbach Bronze Relief – Boston, MA

Installed at North Station near the entryway of the TD Garden, this plaque is a tribute to the legendary coach of the Boston Celtics.

 

Red Auerbach Relief - Dedication

Red Auerbach Relief – Dedication

Detail

Detail

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joe DiMaggio Plaque at Yankee Stadium in NY

The plaque is located in Memorial Park behind Center Field in the stadium with many other Yankee greats.

Joe DiMaggio Plaque - Dedication

Joe DiMaggio Plaque – Dedication

Detail of Clay Model

Detail of Clay Model

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Shure has created countless other portrait reliefs and plaques in tribute to many notable people.

Peter J. Foley           William J. Craig Plaque           Margaret Spengler

 

Ignatius of Loyola               Angelo Del Rossi

 

Bob Jachowicz                Father Crispo                Bob Jachowicz - Detail