Today is the day the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York City!
French sculptor Frédéric Bartholdi was commissioned to design a suitable gift to the United States to mark the 100th anniversary of the United Stated Declaration of Independence. It arrived nine years late, on June 17, 1885, rather than in 1876 … but who’s counting?
Artistic Freedom by vonster
Here David Copperfield “vanishes” the Statue of Liberty
in front of a live audience.