This iconic sculpture of a lion stands alongside another similar to it on the steps beyond the Art Institute of Chicago, USA. Understood by almost everyone who lives in Chicago the lion is a cultural icon of the region.
Edward Kemeys made the larger than life sculpture in 1893 out of bronze.
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