James A. Garfield (Niehaus)

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James A. Garfield
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The statue in Cincinnati's Piatt Park in 2009
Artist Charles Henry Niehaus
Medium Bronze sculpture
Subject James A. Garfield
Location Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

James A. Garfield refers to two different sculptures depicting the American president of the same name by Charles Henry Niehaus. One is installed in Cincinnati, Ohio, and the other is installed at the United States Capitol's rotunda, in Washington, D.C., as part of the National Statuary Hall Collection.[1]

Cincinnati[edit]

The bronze sculpture of Garfield in Cincinnati is installed in Piatt Park.

Washington, D.C.[edit]

James A. Garfield
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Artist Charles Henry Niehaus
Medium Marble sculpture
Subject James A. Garfield
Location Washington, D.C., United States

The statue in the National Statuary Hall Collection is made of marble, and is installed at the United States Capitol's rotunda, in Washington, D.C. The statue was gifted by the U.S. state of Ohio in 1886.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "James A. Garfield". Architect of the Capitol. Retrieved January 15, 2018.

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