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Switzerland
Lausanne
Vaud

Avenue Jules-Gonin / Allée Ernest-Ansermet

Alexandre Vinet

Lausanne 1797 - Clarens 1847
Swiss critic and theologian
(Wikipedia)
Maurice Reymond de Broutelles
1900

Lausanne /  Alexandre Vinet   Lausanne /  Alexandre Vinet

Description

Marble statue of Vinet, sitting on a chair, in a thinking pose with a book in his hand and several books under the chair.

Inscription(s)

A
VINET
1797-1847

la Societe
de Belles-Lettres

Je vevx l'Homme Maitre
de lvi-meme. afin qv'il soit mievx
Le Servitevr de tovs
A. Vinet
erigé en

1900

Le Christianisme est, dans le
Monde, l'Immortelle Semence
de la Liberte
A. Vinet

Signature

M. Reymond de B. sc.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 46°31'11" E 6°37'44"

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