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Mons
Hainaut

Grand Place 23-25
(Cour de l'Hôtel de Ville)

Monument à Henry Sainctelette

Monument for Henry Sainctelette

Mons 1851 - Mons 1905
Mayor of Mons, 1888-1905
(Wikipedia)
Camille Lefèvre & Henri Devillez
1924

Mons /  Monument à Henry Sainctelette   Mons /  Monument à Henry Sainctelette

Description

Relief represening a mourning seated woman (obviously a personification on Mons, since the town's coat of arms is behind her back) paying homage to a portrait of Henry Sainctelette, hold by two putti.

Mons - Monument à Henry Sainctelette

Inscription(s)

a
Henri Sainctelette
Bourgmestre
1880 - 1905

Signature

L.H. DEVILLEZ INV.     CAM. LEFEVRE SCVLP. 1924
cie des bronzes bruxelles

Mons - Monument à Henry Sainctelette

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Location (N 50°27'17" - E 3°57'6")

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