Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Douarnenez
Finistère

Bretagne

Rue Laënnec / Allée de la Sainte Croix

René Laënnec

Quimper 1781 - Ploaré (now Douarnenez) 1826
French physician. He invented the stethoscope in 1816
Jean-Luc Guillou
1981

Douarnenez /  René Laënnec   Douarnenez /  René Laënnec

Description

Granite statue of Laënnec with in his hand his stethoscope.

Inscription(s)

rene theophile
LA╦NNEC
1781-1826

Signed: J.C. Guillou 1981

Douarnenez / René Laënnec

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 48°5'9" W 4°19'15"

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