Administered by City of New Orleans Department of Property Management 1300 Perdido Street, City Hall, Room 5W01 New Orleans Louisiana 70112
Dedicated Feb. 22, 1911. Removed May 11, 2017
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Louisiana, New Orleans survey, 1993.
Cocke, Edward J., "Monumental New Orleans," New Orleans: La Fayette Pub., 1968.
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, LA0010, 1989.
Monumental News, Dec. 1910, pg. 870.
Full-length portrait of Jefferson Davis, dressed in period frock-coat. He is depicted standing, with proper right arm outstretched and proper left arm resting on a book, atop a column rising above rocks. Three books also rest on rear of base. The base includes a bas-relief design of palms and circular bronze medallion which reads: "The Confederate States of America 22 February 1862/DEO VINDICE.
Portrait male--Full length
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums