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St. Stephen's Green

Knife-Edge, memorial for W.B. Yeats

William Butler Yeats
Sandymount, Co. Dublin 1865 - Menton, France 1939
Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature
(Wikipedia)
Henry Moore
1967

Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath /  Knife-Edge, memorial for W.B. Yeats   Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath /  Knife-Edge, memorial for W.B. Yeats

Description

This sculpture has been called Standing Figure - Knife-Edge also Standing Figure - Bone and again, Winged Figure. All three titles have some relevance to what it is, and how it came about.

Inscription(s)

W.B. YEATS 1865-1939
atribute in bronze by
henry moore, erected
by admirers of the poet
october 1967

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 53°20'18" - W 6°15'37")

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