Sir William Blackstone (statue)

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Sir William Blackstone
Sir William Blackstone Front.jpg
Artist Paul Wayland Bartlett
Year 1920
Type bronze
Dimensions 2.7 m (9 ft)
Location Washington, D.C., United States
Coordinates 38°53′33″N 77°00′57″W / 38.8924°N 77.01585°W / 38.8924; -77.01585
Owner National Park Service

Sir William Blackstone is a bronze statue by Paul Wayland Bartlett of legal scholar William Blackstone. It is located at E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse, at 333 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, D.C., in the Judiciary Square neighborhood. [1]

It was installed on August 11, 1943.[2]

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  2. ^ "Sir William Blackstone, (sculpture)". Save Outdoor Sculpture, District of Columbia survey. 1993. Retrieved October 13, 2011. 

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