Darth Vader Grotesque

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Darth Vader Grotesque
Darth vader grotesque.jpg
Year 1980
Type Limestone
Location Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°55′50″N 77°04′17″W / 38.9305°N 77.0715°W / 38.9305; -77.0715
Owner Washington National Cathedral

Darth Vader Grotesque is a limestone grotesque by Jay Hall Carpenter. It is located at the Washington National Cathedral, Northwest, Washington, D.C., United States.

In the 1980s, during the construction of the northwest tower, Christopher Rader won third-place in the National Geographic World Magazine contest, with his drawing of Darth Vader. The stonecarver was Patrick J. Plunkett.[1]


  1. ^ "Washington National Cathedral : Darth Vader". Nationalcathedral.org. Retrieved 2013-09-20. 

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