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Bronx Park

Reaching Jaguar

  • Location: Bronx Zoo; near stairway leading from Fountain Circle to Baird Court
  • Sculptor: Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington
  • Description: One of two; crouching jaguar (life size) on pedestal in form of rock outcropping
  • Materials: Marble
  • Cast: 1926
  • Dedicated: 1937
  • Donor: Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington
  • Inscription: [signed] Anna H. Huntington, Sc. 1925

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