28 World-Famous Statues and Where to Find Them

This list is the inevitable sequel (part 2) to our previous article, 29 Must-See Statues and Where to Find Them. Are you ready to further explore the winding path of artistic impression? Your being here hints at the fact that you are, so let us jump right into it!

1. Adrian Jones: South African War Memorial – North Terrace and King William Street (Adelaide, South Australia)

2. Mathias Purkartshofer: Nicholas, Count of Salm – Rathaus (Vienna, Austria)

3. Jerome Duquesnoy: Manneken Pis – Rue de l’Étuve/Stoofstraat, Rue du Chêne/Eikstraat (Brussels, Belgium)

4. Miguel Joyal: Louis Riel – 450 Broadway Avenue (Winnipeg, Manitoba)

5. Giovanni Strazza: The Veiled Virgin – Presentation Convent (St. John’s, Canada)

6. Ivor Lewis: Timothy Eaton statue – Royal Ontario Museum (Toronto, Canada)

7. Steve Badanes: Fremont Troll – N. 36th Street at Troll Avenue N. (City of Seattle, USA)

8. Jonathan Borofsky: Hammering Man – Seattle Art Museum (Seattle, USA)

9. Dale Lamphere: Dignity – near Chamberlain (Chamberlain, South Dakota)

10. Mount Rushmore – Pennington County, USA

11. Auguste Rodin: The Thinker – Musée Rodin (Paris, France)

12. Heinrich Strack: Berlin Victory Column – Großer Stern (Berlin, Germany)

13. Praxiteles: Hermes and the Infant Dionysus – Archaeological Museum of Olympia (Olympia, Greece)

14. Leochares: Apollo Belvedere – Vatican Museums (Vatican City, Italy)

15. Michelangelo: Moses – San Pietro, Vincoli (Rome, Italy)

16. Gian Lorenzo Bernini: Ecstasy of Saint Teresa – Santa Maria della Vittoria (Rome, Italy)

17. Antonio Rivas Mercado, Gonzalo Garita, Manuel Gorozpe, Enrique Alciati: The Angel of Independence – Paseo de la Reforma (Mexico City, Mexico)

18. Yevgeny Vuchetich, Nikolai Nikitin: The Motherland Calls – Mamayev Kurgan (Volgograd, Russia)

19. Vera Mukhina: Worker and Kolkhoz Woman – Russian Exhibition Centre (Moscow, Russia)

20. Ivan Meštrović: Pobednik – Belgrade Fortress (Belgrade, Serbia)

21. Joseph Whitehead: Horse Memorial – Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape, South Africa)

22. Vedat Tek: Aviation Martyrs’ Monument – Fatih (Istanbul, Turkey)

23. Jaume Plensa: Dream – Sutton Manor Colliery (St Helens, England)

24. George Blackall Simonds: Maiwand Lion – Forbury Gardens (Reading, England)

25. Various Artists: Nelson’s Column – near Whitehall and the Palace of Westminster (London, United Kingdon)

26. Henry Moore: Nuclear Energy – University of Chicago (Chicago, USA)

27. Alexander Calder: Flamingo – General Services Administration (Chicago, USA)

28. Donald De Lue: George Washington – Indiana Statehouse (Detroit, USA)

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