Statue of William Blackstone

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Sir William Blackstone
Sir William Blackstone by Paul Wayland Bartlett - Washington, D.C. - Stierch.jpg
ArtistPaul Wayland Bartlett
Dimensions2.7 m (9 ft)
LocationWashington, D.C., United States
Coordinates38°53′33″N 77°00′57″W / 38.892404°N 77.015814°W / 38.892404; -77.015814Coordinates: 38°53′33″N 77°00′57″W / 38.892404°N 77.015814°W / 38.892404; -77.015814
OwnerNational Park Service

Sir William Blackstone is a bronze statue by Paul Wayland Bartlett of the English legal scholar William Blackstone. It is located at E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse, at 333 Pennsylvania Avenue in northwest Washington, D.C., in the Judiciary Square neighborhood.[1]

It was installed on August 11, 1943.[2]

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  2. ^ "Sir William Blackstone, (sculpture)". Save Outdoor Sculpture, District of Columbia survey. 1993. Retrieved October 13, 2011.

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