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Richard Morris Hunt

 
 
Richard Morris Hunt image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, April 25, 2019
1. Richard Morris Hunt
Inscription.  
To Richard Morris Hunt
October 31, 1828
July 31, 1895
In recognition of his services to the cause of art in America this memorial was erected 1898 by the Art Societies of New York
 
Location. 40° 46.294′ N, 73° 58.069′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Fifth Avenue near East 70th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10021, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Landmarks of New York (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pilgrim (about 600 feet away); Welcome to the Dene Slope (about 800 feet away); 307th Infantry AEF (approx. 0.2 miles away); Knights of Pythias Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edwin Franko Goldman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kerbs Memorial Boathouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Balto (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  Richard Morris Hunt. (Submitted on April 27, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
 
Categories.
Richard Morris Hunt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, March 17, 2015
2. Richard Morris Hunt Memorial
East 70th Street at the edge of Central Park
Architecture
 
Left side panel engravings image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, April 25, 2019
3. Left side panel engravings
From left to right:
Century Association/Municipal Art Society
The Metropolitan Museum of Art/The Artist Artisans of New York
The Architectural League/National Sculpture Society
Right side panel engraving image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, April 25, 2019
4. Right side panel engraving
From left to right:
National Academy of Design/Society of American Artists American Institute of Architects American Watercolor Society/Society of Beaux-Arts Architects
Metropolitan Museum of Art, main building and entry image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, March 18, 2015
5. Metropolitan Museum of Art, main building and entry
A posthumous work
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 27, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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