Carlos III, 1759-1788

Federico Coullaut-Valera, 1976. 10'H. Olvera Street, Los Angeles. Godina Hermanos, Madrid - Foundry.

From the plaque (text is both in English and Spanish):

King Carlos III of Spain ordered the founding of El Pueblo de la Reina de Los Angeles in 1781. This statue was presented in 1976, in honor of the 200th anniversary of American independence. It was dedicated in the Plaza by the King and Queen of Spain, Don Juan Carlos I and Dona Sofia on September 30, 1987.


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