Statues - Hither & Thither

Belgium
Dinant
Namur (province)

Square du 13me de Ligne

Antoine Wiertz

Dinant 1806 - Elsene 1865
Belgian romantic painter and sculptor
(Wikipedia)
Victor De Haen
early 20th century

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Description

Bronze statue of Wiertz with a painter's palet, and a horse-head at his feet, standing on a rough stone pedestel. At the foot of the pedestal sits a personification of sculpting with a model of a boar in her hand.

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Signature

V. de Haen

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°16'0" E 4°54'24"

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