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Year of the Child Drinking Fountain
bronze & granite
H 127 x W 103 x D 87 cm;
Plinth: H 90 x W 78 x D 78 cm
Water fountain, trough or pump
4th December 1981
time restrictions apply
Park opening times.
left of right-hand basin: A & A / LONDON
on ribbon encircling lower edge of sculpture: THIS FOUNTAIN WAS MADE TO COMMEMORATE THE GREAT CHILDREN'S PARTY DURING THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE CHILD 1979 WHEN TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND CHILDREN CAME TO HYDE PARK ON TWO DAYS IN JUNE [gap] THEO CROSBY AND POLLY HOPE