General Artemas Ward, (sculpture)

Title
Artemas Ward, (sculpture)
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Goode, James M., "The Outdoor Sculpture of Washington, D.C., A Comprehensive Historical Guide," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974, pg. 310.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, District of Columbia survey, 1993.
Michael Richman, SAAM curatorial assistant, 1967-1969.
Summary
Standing portrait of Ward dressed in his Continental Army uniform consisting of a double-breasted coat, buttoned vest, high boots, and a long cape. He carries his three-cornered hat and gloves in the crook of his proper left arm. The handle of his sword is barely visible beneath his proper left arm. His proper left foot is slightly forward as he walks staring straight ahead. A cannon ball is just to the left of his proper left foot. The sculpture rests on top of a tall square base.
Topic
Portrait male--Full length
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
Occupation--Military--General
Occupation--Law--Judge
Occupation--Political--Governor
Occupation--Political--Congressman
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
sculptor
Crunelle, Leonard 1872-1944
Subject
Ward, Artemas
Medium
Sculpture: bronze
Modeled 1936. Dedicated Nov. 3, 1938
Owner/Location
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Ward Circle Massachusetts & Nebraska Avenues, N. W Washington District of Columbia
Type
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Control number
IAS 76009365
Geographic Location
38.90472913, -77.01630359