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Historic Posters

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Garfield by Saint-Gaudens

garfield statue
Garfield

Across the drive beneath the rock palisade is the bronze portrait bust of the martyred James A. Garfield by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, erected in 1896. It is strangely dated in concept when seen in juxtaposition to these groups of later sculpture.



Fairmount Park