Statues - Hither & Thither

Hong Kong
Hong Kong Island - 香港島

Zoological and Botanical Gardens
(香港動植物公園)

George VI

1895-1952
King of Great-Britain, 1936-1952
(Wikipedia)
Gilbert Ledward
Morris Singer Co. (London)
1947

Hong Kong Island - 香港島 /  George VI   Hong Kong Island - 香港島 /  George VI

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

his most gracious majesty
KING GEORGE
VI
On both sides plaques with English and Chinese text:

erected in
commemoration of
the hundredth anniversary
of the founding of
the colony of Hong Kong
1841 – 1941

Signature

gilbert ledward r.a. 1940Cast by Morris Singer Co. London. / England

Hong Kong Island 香港島 - George VI

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 22°16'39" E 114°9'21"

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