Statue of John F. Kennedy (Boston)

A statue of John F. Kennedy by Isabel McIlvain (sometimes called John F. Kennedy) is installed outside the Massachusetts State House in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

John F. Kennedy
The statue in 2019
ArtistIsabel McIlvain
MediumBronze sculpture
SubjectJohn F. Kennedy
LocationBoston, Massachusetts, U.S.

Description

The bronze sculpture with green patina measures approximately 8 ft. 2 in. x 3 ft. x 18 in., and rests on a granite base that measures approximately 27 x 72 x 87.5 in. It cost $180,000, and weighs 600 lbs.[1]

History

The memorial was designed in 1988 and dedicated on May 29, 1990. It was surveyed by the Smithsonian Institution's "Save Outdoor Sculpture!" program in 1994.[1]

References

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