Thursday, October 23, 2014

NYC: Sculpture in Battery Park

American Merchant Marines Memorial
Sculpture by Marisol Escobar, dedicated 1991
This bronze sculpture was inspired by a photograph taken by a German sailor as the merchant mariners clung to their sinking vessel.

1 comment:

  1. Rather harrowing, but very effective.The toll taken on merchant ships during the war was terrible, but they did such great service.