Christopher Columbus (Suñol)

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Christopher Columbus
Central Park NYC - Columbus statue by Jeronimo Sunol - IMG 5706.JPG
The sculpture in 2010
Artist Jeronimo Suñol
Year 1892 (1892)
Type Sculpture
Medium Bronze
Subject Christopher Columbus
Location New York City, New York, United States

Christopher Columbus is an outdoor bronze sculpture of Christopher Columbus by Jeronimo Suñol, located in Central Park in Manhattan, New York.[1] The statue was created in 1892 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Columbus's arrival in the Americas. It was unveiled in Central Park on May 12, 1894.[2]

See also


  1. ^ "Central Park: Christopher Columbus". New York City Department of Parks and Recreation. Retrieved June 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Christopher Columbus". Central Park Conservancy. Retrieved June 14, 2014. 

External links

  • Media related to Christopher Columbus statue (Central Park, New York City) at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 40°46′11.5″N 73°58′21″W / 40.769861°N 73.97250°W / 40.769861; -73.97250

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