Frederick MacMonnies, Civic Virtue

Frederick MacMonnies (sculptor), Thomas Hastings (architect), Piccirilli Brothers (carvers), Civic Virtue Triumphant Over Unrighteousness, 1922, marble, more than 17 feet high (originally City Hall Park, Manhattan, then Queens Borough Hall, now Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn but without fountain basins)

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Cite this page as: Dr. Michele Bogart and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Frederick MacMonnies, Civic Virtue," in Smarthistory, June 6, 2021, accessed January 23, 2022,