- Sculptor: Penelope Jencks
- Dedicated: 1996
- Medium and size: Bronze (8 feet), leaning against a
- Location: Riverside Park at 72nd Street
- Subway: 1, 2, 3 to 72nd Street
Different Generations, Shared Ideals
Above: Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)
chatting with President John F. Kennedy (1917-1963).
- The episode on La
Guardia focuses on his
role as mayor of New York City.
- For more works by Penelope Jencks, see her website.
- Outdoor Monuments of
Manhattan has more about judging a portrait sculpture
based on the subject's philosophy vs. the esthetic quality of
the piece, and an excerpt from the New York Times
obituary of Eleanor Roosevelt (1962).
Copyright (c) 2013 Dianne L.