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Mohandas K. Gandhi
At San Francisco 2015 008 - Gandhi statue.jpg
The statue in front of the San Francisco Ferry Building, 2015
Artist
  • Zlatko Pounov
  • Steven Lowe
Year 1988 (1988)
Type Sculpture
Medium Bronze
Subject Mahatma Gandhi
Dimensions 2.4 m (8 ft)
Location San Francisco, California, United States
Coordinates 37°47′42″N 122°23′31″W / 37.795°N 122.392°W / 37.795; -122.392Coordinates: 37°47′42″N 122°23′31″W / 37.795°N 122.392°W / 37.795; -122.392

Mohandas K. Gandhi is a 1988 bronze sculpture of Mahatma Gandhi sculpted by Zlatko Pounov and Steven Lowe. It is located in the plaza to the northeast of the San Francisco Ferry Building along the Embarcadero in San Francisco, California, United States. The 8-foot (2.4 m) tall sculpture is mounted on a block which bears a plaque, raised on two steps. It was a gift from the Gandhi Memorial International Foundation.

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