DANTE, Alighieri statue in the SE corner of Meridian Hill Park in Washington, D.C.
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See James M. Goode's
'Washington Sculpture' (hardcover p 537 Item #12.11; Sixteenth Street area);
'Outdoor Sculpture' (paperback p416 Item #L-6)
Artist: Ettore Ximenes
Related subjects: Writers, Scholars, Inventors, Educators, Artists; Dante Marbury Alighieri
Location: W & 15th St NW Washington, D.C.
See Sixteenth Street area in James Goode's Washington Sculpture
Nearest Metro: "U" Street - African-American Civil War Memorial - Cardoza (Green - Yellow) Columbia Heights (Green - Yellow) (click station name for all sculptures nearby)
Smithsonian American Art Museum's Art Inventories Catalog: Control number DC000028 (dcMem ID #1812 )
Links & other sources
National Parks Service website on the statues in Rock Creek Park
'Who is That Man Anyway?' on Dante (43)
Wikipedia article on Dante
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