Coit Tower – Library

Caption: Library, located out the outer south wall of Coit Tower’s rotunda, was executed by Bernard Zakheim in 1934. The artist painted himself in the center, reading a Hebrew book. Fellow artist John Langley Howard reaches for a Marx book, Ralph Stackpole learns about the destruction of the Rivera mural at Rockefeller Center in New york, and Beniamino Bufano reads about his proposed St. Francis statue. Continue reading.