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Results for "Figural sculpture"

207 monuments found.

Image of Soldiers Monument

Soldiers Monument
Calvary Monument
Queens

Obelisk with applied decorations surmounted by figure (heroic scale), die with decorations on all four faces (?), graduated base; four figures (life size) on corner pedestals; fenced square with four cannons at corners and four eagles on corner piers

Image of Sophocles

Sophocles

Queens
Heroic-scale figural sculpture on pedestal

Image of Soul In Flight: Arthur Ashe Memorial

Soul In Flight: Arthur Ashe Memorial
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens

Standing male figure, left arm pointing upward, with integral plinth bolted to a plate on a footing, surrounded by a planting bed contained within low wall bearing inscriptions

Image of Temperance Fountain

Temperance Fountain
Tompkins Square Park
Manhattan

Square kiosk with four supporting columns over a drinking fountain, finial female figure on pedestal

Image of The Army: Genius of Patriotism Urging American Soldiers On To Victory

The Army: Genius of Patriotism Urging American Soldiers On To Victory
Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn

Group in high relief on platform

Image of The Falconer

The Falconer
Central Park
Manhattan

Standing figure (over life-size) holding bird aloft on integral plinth, on pedestal

Image of The Family

The Family
Bleecker Playground
Manhattan

Group of five figures (two large, three small) with integral support and plinth on pedestal

Image of The Hiker

The Hiker
Tompkinsville Park
Staten Island

Standing figure (life size), on pedestal with four plaques

Image of The Horse Tamers

The Horse Tamers
Prospect Park
Brooklyn

Two groups, each consisting of two horse figures and one mounted male figure, on two pedestals

Image of The Immigrants

The Immigrants
The Battery
Manhattan

Group (heroic scale) on base

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