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Workers built a temporary rail track through the city to move the statue in a process that took three days.
None of us were interested in making a film about a speech, a statue, or all that good stuff; it was about getting underneath it.Ava DuVernay on ‘Selma,’ the Racist Sony Emails, and Making Golden Globes History|Marlow Stern|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To Bartholdi, his statue meant a commemoration of Liberty attained.
But even amid those early protests, the Statue of Liberty was doing her job.
The Statue of Liberty would serve as the north star of our behavior.
The statue is ten feet high, and weighs three and one-half tons.Lives of Girls Who Became Famous|Sarah Knowles Bolton
The statue of Tsong Kapa is said to have been constructed seventy-two years ago, and to have cost as much as one of gold.Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Sven Hedin
Nails may be driven into the statue on week-days between 11 and 1, and on Sundays between 10 and 5.
When the crowd leaves the temple, Dmtrios snatches the necklace from the statue and disappears.The Complete Opera Book|Gustav Kobb
This, after some pondering, I concluded to represent Pygmalion, as he awaited the quickening of his statue.Phantastes|George MacDonald