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Washington Square Park

George Washington Accompanied by Wisdom and Justice map_it

  • Sculptor: Alexander Stirling Calder
  • Description: Standing figure (three/quarters round, over life-size) before two figures (over life-size) in high relief, on integral plinth, pedestal
  • Materials: Granite
  • Cast: 1918
  • Dedicated: 1918
  • Donor: Washington Arch Committee

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.

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