The Greek Epic
Daniel Chester French
On View: Eastern Parkway Façade
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Daniel Chester French (American, 1850-1931). The Greek Epic, 1909. Indiana limestone, Approx. height: 144 in. (365.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the City of New York, Parks and Recreation, 09.937.16. Creative Commons-BY
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