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Person: Don Quixote
Don Quijote de la Mancha
Joaquin Garcia Donaire,
* Statue of Don Quixote
* seated person,
spear and shield
* The inscription is in Spanish on one side of the base and mostly in English on the other. This is the English inscription.
This is an exact replica of the original sculpture by the artist
Joaquin Garcia Donaire located in Ciudad Real - Spain.
The statue has been presented by the Excma Diputacion de Ciudad Real to
the City of Philadelphia as a token of friendship and understanding
between our two cultures.
* Middle of 2nd, North of Girard.
* 39.969790,-75.139610 [map]
* On the Northern Liberties tour
* See also:
+Max Buten's picture of this piece