Sculptor relieved Tom Lee bronze will remain a focal point

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 14, 2022 2:47 PM CT | Published: February 14, 2022 4:00 AM CT

“The river is a remarkable, remarkable sight right there at Tom Lee Park ... like the surface of a muscular dragon,” said David Alan Clark, who created the monument that was put in place 16 years ago.

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