Robert Burns Memorial

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Artist: Grant Stevenson

Date: 1909

Location: City Park, north of Martin Luther King Jr. Monument

Collection: Public Art

Artwork Type: Sculpture

Material: Bronze

Description: The Burns Memorial in Denver's City Park is a portrait of poet Robert Burns. He is seen standing, wearing a long tail coat, vest, and knickers with knee-high socks. His proper right hand holds the right lapel of his coat. His proper left hand holds a book against his proper left thigh. The monument is decorated with a Scottish shield, lion rampant, thistle, festoon and wreath.