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Quai Charles de Gaulle (6e)
(Cité internationale)

Grand Pingouin

Large Penguin

Part of the sculpture group «Les Habitants» (The Inhabitants)
Xavier Veilhan

Lyon /  Grand Pingouin   Lyon /  Grand Pingouin


Silver painted, polyester raisin sculpture of a large penguin.

Les Habitants / The Inhabitants

The Inhabitants is a set of six sculptures made by Xavier Veilhan, installed in 2006 at the international city of Lyon. Ihe statues are made of polyester resin and are 2.8 to 8 m/9-26 ft high, and each is painted in a different colour. This set consists of:

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Location (N 45°46'59" - E 4°50'59")

Item Code: frra143; Photograph: 12 August 2018
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