Statues - Hither & Thither

Belgium
Gent
Oost-Vlaanderen

Citadelpark

Edmond Van Beveren

1852 - 1897
Belgian socialist politician, "father" of the Belgian Labour Party, founded 1885.
Jules P. Van Biesbroeck
Fonderie Vindevogel (Gentbrugge)
1927

Gent /  Edmond Van Beveren   Gent /  Edmond Van Beveren

Description

Bronze figure group with statue of Van Beveren giving a speech for an audience.

Inscription(s)

1852 EDMOND VAN BEVEREN 1897
hij was de vader der
werkersbeweging
in vlaanderen
il fut le pere du
mouvement ouvrier
en flandre

Signature

j vanbiesbroeck fecit
bronzgieter ch. vandevogel

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 51°2'17" E 3°43'30"

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