Statues - Hither & Thither

Belgium
Gent
Oost-Vlaanderen

Frankrijkplein

Edward Anseele

Gent 1856 - id. 1938
Belgian socialist politician
(Wikipedia)
Jozef Cantré
1948

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Description

Statue of Anseele as the leader of the Belgian Socialist labor movement, protecting workers, and pointing with his right to their future. The monument is five meter high piece and consists of five superimposed pieces of Balmoral granite

Inscription(s)

1856 het volk aan
edward
anseele
1938

Signature

Jozef Cantré

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 51°2'52" - E 3°43'46")

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