"Miner" (1925) by Henry Lion



DESCRIPTION:  
7-foot bronze statue and fountain (stolen in 2008; recovered and re-installed 2008)

LOCATION:  
Carthay Circle, corner of San Vicente Blvd. and McCarthy Vista, Los Angeles, CA

THE PUBLIC ART:
© Public Art in Public Places Project

THE PUBLIC PLACE:
© Public Art in Public Places Project

NOTABLE DETAILS:

 
   
   Installation Ceremony, 1925                   


   theft, 2008 
   (photo credit: Los Angeles Times) 

 
   theft and discovery at salvage yard, 2008 
   (photo credit:  Los Angeles Times)