Last week, we asked if you could identify this woman, and give us her location.
And now, the answers. The statue stands in a small park nestled between Intelsat and the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China. From Van Ness Street, head south on International Drive. Here is the entrance, just across from the Singapore Embassy:
And here she is, in the middle of the park. Meet Melpomene, the Greek Muse of tragedy and song.
This plaque on the base of the statue explains her history.
The statue was relocated to this site on November 1991.
What other treasures are hiding in Forest Hills? Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll feature it in a future Puzzler.