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Are there single lion statues in St. Petersburg, not in pairs? and got a better answer
Response from Антон Владимирович[+++++]
The corner of Malaya Sadovaya and Italianskaya was a lonely lion Don't know how it is now?
The corner of Malaya Sadovaya and Italianskaya Street was a lonely lion.
I think it was in an old movie.
There are a lot of sculptures in the Zoo. Maybe there was a Chinese cafe on Malaya Sadovaya and there were some lions there.