Mermaid, in front of the Jackie Gleason Theater for the Performing Arts

Roy Lichtenstein
1979; restored 2000 and rededicated, 2001
concrete, steel, polyurethane, paint, palm, and water
252 x 288 x 132 inches (includes tree and pool)

Earlier photographs indicate that the palm in the circular bed was very much shorter. Twenty-five years later it is really too tall to read as part of the sculpture.

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