"Chinatown Mosaics" (c. 1968)
 
DESCRIPTION:  three building-mounted ceramic tile mosaic panels, created in Hong Kong (artist unknown):
  • "Picture of Viewing Waterfalls in Summer Mountains" created in the Sung Dynasty style (960-1279)
  • "Palace in Heaven" depicting the monkey king from 14th Century "Hsi-yu chi"/"Journey to the West" tale
  • "Four Beauties Catching Swimming Fish" created in the southern China style
THE PUBLIC ART:
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"Picture of Viewing Waterfalls in Summer Mountains"
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"Palace in Heaven"
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"Four Beauties Catching Swimming Fish"
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THE PUBLIC PLACE:
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LOCATION:  913 N. Broadway Street, 
Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA