Colmar Manor in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
A heart that is true
And gentleness, too.
A willingness always
To help and to praise--
These things bring gladness
in numberless ways.
This tender scene of doe and fawn is a collector's item expressing so vividly a mother's love. This museum piece was sculpted by the renowned Italian artist, Professor Sirio Tofanari who received one of the most prized and coveted awards possible when the Italian government nominated him as a member of the Academic College of the Fine Arts of Florence.
Erected by the Fort Lincoln Cemetery.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
Location. 38° 55.689′ N, 76° 56.935′ W. Marker is in Colmar Manor, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from Bladensburg Road (Alternate U.S. 1) east of Eastern Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3401 Bladensburg Rd, Brentwood MD 20722, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Living Sculpture (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Abraham Lincoln (about 700 feet away); Fort Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Spring House (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Old Spring House / The Old Oak Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lincoln Oak (approx. 0.2 miles away); Little Church of Fort Lincoln (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colmar Manor.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 23, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 23, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 60 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 23, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.