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Located New York Public Library Fifth Avenue & 42nd Street North pediment New York New York 10018
New York Public Library, 1988.
Gayle, Margot & Michele Cohen, "Guide to Manhattan's Outdoor Sculpture," New York: Prentice Hall, 1988, pg. 159.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York, New York survey, 1993.
Pediment sculpture depicting two figures, male and female, which recline on either side of an open book or tablet. The female figure inscribes the word "Life" in the book. The male figure is dressed in armor and sleeps with a dove perched at his feet. The figures symbolize those who fought for peace, symbolized by the dove, and are dead, but their deeds live on.