On July 5, a funny little figure made ​​its appearance in Abakan, Russia.


The Little Prince has taken the form of a young child crowned, seated on his asteroid B612. A quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupery was placed on the base.

The sculpture, hidden under a white veil, was unveiled to journalists by Nicholas Bulakin, mayor of Abakan.

The monument was made by sculptor Andrew Krasnoyarsk Murzin.

For more information (in Russian).