|Installed in such a way that there is a different view from every angle|
|This is the side that faces the main street & the side with the most detail|
|Commissioned in 1976, by the city of Tacoma for $37,000 the Sun King sat in front of the Sheraton Hotel until the Sheraton was made into the Murano, the Sun King was stored away in 2006|
|Where the statue is now set up, gorgeous views of the sun can be seen as the sun sets, between the parts & carvings of the statue|
|The Sun King by Thomas Morandi|
Have you stumbled on any interesting art in your city?
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