Statue of Walter Scott (New York City)

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Sir Walter Scott
Walter Scott - Central Park.jpg
The sculpture in 2012
Sir Walter Scott is located in Manhattan
Sir Walter Scott
Sir Walter Scott
Location in New York City
ArtistJohn Steell
Year1871 (1871)
SubjectWalter Scott
LocationNew York City, New York, United States
Coordinates40°46′13″N 73°58′20″W / 40.77015°N 73.97230°W / 40.77015; -73.97230Coordinates: 40°46′13″N 73°58′20″W / 40.77015°N 73.97230°W / 40.77015; -73.97230

Sir Walter Scott is an outdoor bronze portrait statue of Walter Scott by John Steell, located in Central Park in Manhattan, New York.[1] The memorial sculpture, a replica of the 1845 original in Edinburgh's Scott Monument, was cast in 1871 and dedicated on November 27, 1872.[1][2] It was donated by resident Scottish-Americans.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b c "Central Park: Sir Walter Scott". New York City Department of Parks and Recreation. Retrieved July 5, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Sir Walter Scott". Central Park Conservancy. Retrieved July 5, 2014.

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