Item Sculpture given to the United Nations in memory of the late Dag Hammarskjold - S-1076-0013-07-00003

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S-1076-0013-07-00003

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Sculpture given to the United Nations in memory of the late Dag Hammarskjold

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  • 1964-06-11 (Creation)

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A 21-feet bronze scultpure, which was given to the United Nations through a grant by the Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation in memory of the late Dag Hammarskjold, arrived today at the United Nations Headquarters. The large sculpture is titled "Single Form", and is by the renewed English sculptress, Miss Barbara Hepworth. It is now being installed on a granite plinth on the site of the ornamental peel beside the Secretariat Building. The sculpture is scheduled to be unveiled on 11 June 1964. Workers are seen guiding the Sculpture into position at the peel.

UN 85007
United Nations, New York, 15 May 1964.

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