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Kimlau Square

Lin Ze Xu map_it

  • Location: Lin Ze Xu Square, East Broadway at Chatham Square
  • Sculptor: Li Wei-Si
  • Description: Over life-size portrait statue on pedestal
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: 18' 5" H,
  • Dedicated: 1999
  • Donor: Lin Zexu Foundation of U.S.A.
  • Inscription: LIN ZE XU / 1785-1850 / PIONEER IN THE WAR / AGAINST DRUGS /

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For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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