Statue of Josh Gibson

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Josh Gibson
bronze bust
YearApril 08, 2009; 13 years ago (April 08, 2009)
TypeBronze
LocationWashington, D.C., United States
Coordinates38°52′26.5″N 77°0′27.1″W / 38.874028°N 77.007528°W / 38.874028; -77.007528Coordinates: 38°52′26.5″N 77°0′27.1″W / 38.874028°N 77.007528°W / 38.874028; -77.007528
Ownerprivate

Josh Gibson is a public artwork by sculptor Omri Amrany, located at the Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., United States.[1]

Description[edit]

The statue depicts Negro leagues catcher and Baseball Hall of Fame member Josh Gibson batting.

Artist[edit]

Omri Amrany is an Israeli-American best known as a sculptor.

Information[edit]

The sculpture was commissioned by The D.C. Commission for The Arts & Humanities and was unveiled at Nationals Park, on April 8, 2009, by the Gibson Family.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Josh Gibson, (sculpture)". Inventory of American Sculpture. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
  2. ^ "D.C. News Briefs". 2009-04-02. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2023-01-15.

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