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Results for "Figural sculpture"

207 monuments found.

Image of Dr. Alexander J.C. Skene

Dr. Alexander J.C. Skene
Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn

Bust with integral standard on pedestal backed by a stele

Image of Dr. James Marion Sims

Dr. James Marion Sims
Central Park
Manhattan

Standing figure with integral plinth on pedestal with supporting piers right and left, each bearing an inscribed roundel on its face

Image of Duke Ellington Memorial

Duke Ellington Memorial

Manhattan
Standing figure (heroic scale) before a grand piano on a circular platform supported by three groups of three caryatids on three triform columns, integral plinth, two plaques on pedestal

Image of Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe
Poe Park
Bronx

Portrait bust, pedestal

Image of Edvard Grieg Memorial

Edvard Grieg Memorial
Prospect Park
Brooklyn

Bust on pedestal with plaque

Image of Eleanor Roosevelt Memorial

Eleanor Roosevelt Memorial
Riverside Park
Manhattan

Figure (heroic scale) half-seated against a boulder, circular foot stone, earth pedestal encircled by a low wall, concentric pavement, two inscribed pavers, two plaques

Image of Father Francis P. Duffy

Father Francis P. Duffy
Father Duffy Square
Manhattan

Standing figure (over life size) before a Celtic cross, on a pedestal, on a base, on a platform with seat at rear, approached by three steps

Image of Father Giorgio Memorial

Father Giorgio Memorial
Father Giorgio Triangle
Brooklyn

Stele with portrait plaque

Image of Father Jerzy Popieluszko Monument

Father Jerzy Popieluszko Monument
McCarren Park
Brooklyn

Bust emerging from a rough-hewn block, so it appears to be enshrouded up to the shoulders in a map of Poland, two plaques in pavement at front

Image of Fiorello H. La Guardia

Fiorello H. La Guardia
Little Flower Playground
Manhattan

Bust (life-size) on pedestal

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