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Untermyer Fountain

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  • Location: Conservatory Garden, 105th St. and Fifth Avenue
  • Sculptor: Walter Schott, Berlin, Germany
  • Description: 3 dancing girls in circular pool
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 5'7" Diameter 7'10"
  • Dedicated: 1947
  • Foundry: Cast in Berlin
  • Donor: Sons and daughters of Samuel & Minnie Untermyer
  • Inscription: THIS FOUNTAIN ERECTED / IN MEMORY OF / SAMUEL UNTERMYER / 1858-1940 / AND / MINNIE UNTERMYER / 1859-1924 /

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