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Buste de Christophe Colomb

Bust of Columbus

Damasu Maestracci
1992

Calvi /  Buste de Christophe Colomb   Calvi /  Buste de Christophe Colomb

Description

Bronze bust above the bow of a ship. Underneath a plaque.

Inscription(s)

CHRISTOPHE COLOMB
"CRISTOFANI COLOMBU"
1436-1506
5ÉME CENTENAIRE DE LA DECOUVERTE
12 OCTOBRE 1492 - 12 OCTOBRE 1992 CORNILLE_HAVARD FONDEUR A VILLEDIEU
SCULPTEUR
DAMASU MAESTRACCI

Annotation

According to some, Christopher Columbus is born in the town of Calvi, Corse. In the citadel are also he ruins of his birth house.

Sculptor

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