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Grand Army Plaza

Quadriga: the Triumphal Progress of Columbia map_it

  • Location: Atop Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch
  • Sculptor: Frederick William MacMonnies
  • Architect: Stanford White
  • Description: Quadriga and three female figures (heroic scale)
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 25' W: 32' D: 16'; each trumpeter H: 11'
  • Cast: ca. 1898
  • Dedicated: 1898
  • Foundry: LeBlanc Barbedienne
  • Donor: City of Brooklyn

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

Directions to Grand Army Plaza

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Grand Army Plaza Weather

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  • Wed
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    28°F
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
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