Tree of Hope (New York City Parks & Recreation Public Art)
Tree of Hope
Sculptor Algernon Miller, 1972, restored 2004
Center median at Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard at
131st Street, Manhattan
This brightly colored painted steel sculpture is almost abstract. It commemorates the original ''Tree of Hope,'' a talisman to those who performed at the nearby Lafayette Theater, and also honors its champion, entertainer BIll ''Bojangles'' Robinson.
visitingTree of Hope (New York City Parks & Recreation Public Art)
Park Median, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard at 131st Street
New York, NY
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