New York Plane Sculpture

Plane Sculpture

In late 60s, Rudolph de Harak designed and the sculptor William Tarr built a 1:1 scale Sopwith plane complete with its runway on top of a building to tease the neighboring buildings' inhabitants.

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This was easily visible to visitors to the World Trade tower's observation deck, before Sept. 11th. I remember seeing this in March 2001. This building seemed quite close from that vantage point. I'm glad to see it survived okay.
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