To paraphrase David Farragut
, damn the sales figures, full speed ahead
Grant, William Tecumseh Sherman, and David Farragut
At the time, he was acclaimed for his remarkable statue in New York City of Admiral David Farragut
, the Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey is an independent, unbiased entity tasked to conduct trials and material inspections of all Navy ships periodically as prescribed by Title 10 of the U.
Rear Admiral David Farragut
said, or more likely shouted, this or something like it as he led the Union fleet through Mobile Bay during the Civil War.
His depictions of Abraham Lincoln, Admiral David Farragut
, and William Tecumseh Sherman transformed the way traditional sculpture was presented, and how the public regarded it.
With architect Stanford White, Saint-Gaudens won his first major public commission, the monument to Civil War admiral David Farragut
, and White commissioned Saint-Gaudens' well-known sculpture of "Diana," conceived in 1886 to crown the tower of New York City's original Madison Square Garden.