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Cambridge City Council

'Ex Libris' sculpture

‘Ex libris’ sculptures

  • Location: University of Cambridge Library, West Road
  • Format: Sculpture
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Artist: Harry Gray
  • Commissioned by: University of Cambridge

The sculpture consists of 14 stacks of books, in three different designs. They are arranged in a straight line outside the University library.

The books in the four central stacks can rotate independently. The sculpture’s title is spelled out in four pairs of letters on the second-highest books on these stacks.