Back to Monuments List
Samuel Finley Breese Morse
Click image for larger view
- Location: E. 72nd St. and 5th Avenue entrance (formerly in the Mall)
- Sculptor: Byron M. Pickett
- Description: Portrait statue on pedestal
- Materials: Bronze, Quincy granite
- Dimensions: H: 13' W: 5'6" D: 5'
- Dedicated: June 10, 1871
- Foundry: National Fine Art Foundry (Maurice J. Power)
- Donor: Public subscription
- Inscription: MORSE/
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