Prospect Park

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Mowgli Is Carried by the Monkeys

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  • Location: Prospect Park Zoo; Flatbush Avenue entrance, east side of northern kiosk
  • Sculptor: Emil Siebern (?)
  • Architect: Aymar Embury II
  • Description: Bas-relief
  • Cast: 1935
  • Dedicated: 1935

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The Bailey Fountain is turned off in preparation for the plaza's renovation, which is slated to begin in July 2022. Visit the Prospect Park Capital Projects Tracker to learn more about the project.

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