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Switzerland
Genève
Genève (Canton)

Avenue de la Paix
(Parc de l'Ariana)

Michel-Ange

Michelangelo

Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni
Caprese 1475 - Rome 1564
Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance
(Wikipedia)
Emile Leysalle
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Genève /  Michel-Ange   Genève /  Michel-Ange

Description

Marble bust.

Annotation

An identical bust is placed in a niche at the lake-side of the Ariana Museum, among the busts of Homer, Rousseau, Platon, Sophocle, Raphaël, Dante, Cervantès, Shakespeare, and Gutenberg. These busts are made by Luigi Guglielmi and Emile Leysalle.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 46°13'29" E 6°8'16"

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