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Lincoln Park Zoo East Gate Arch - Chicago, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 41° 55.323 W 087° 37.942
16T E 447564 N 4641314
Quick Description: This arch welcomes you to the zoo with various creatures...a toucan, a snake, a monkey etc.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 6/25/2011 9:36:35 AM
Waymark Code: WMBVX6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member ZenPanda
Views: 1

Long Description:
This archway was sculpted by Greg Leavitt and Camille Leavitt and was unveiled in 2002.
This website (visit link) describes the work thusly:

"This installation features a twisting tropicalvine supporting life-sized figures of a green iguana, colobus monkey, boa constrictor, dragonflies and other animals.. . The arched vine springs from rusticated limestone plinths."
Type: Gateway

Subtype: Sculpture

Location: Lincoln Park Zoo East Gate- Chicago, IL

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