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  • Location: Entrance to Mary Harriman Rumsey Playground, East Drive at 72nd Street.
  • Sculptor: Victor Frisch
  • Description: Two figures, each at the top of a gatepost
  • Materials: Cast stone
  • Dimensions: H: 2'9" W: 1'11" D: 1'11"
  • Cast: circa 1937
  • Dedicated: 1938
  • Donor: WPA

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