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France
Morlaix
Finistère

Bretagne

Square Weygand

Charles Cornic du Chesne

Ploujean 1731 - Ploujean 1809
French sailor, admiral and privateer during the Revolution
(Wikipedia)
Jean Fréour
1897/1947

Morlaix /  Charles Cornic du Chesne   Morlaix /  Charles Cornic du Chesne

Description

Stone bust.

Inscription(s)

Au Corsaire
Morlaisien

Charles CORNIC
1731-1809

Offert par les
Bretons de Paris

Signed: JP Freour

Annotation

A bronze bust was inaugurated 12 September 1897, but that one was molten in 1942. In 1947 a new bust in stone was made, after the mold which was still preserverd.

Morlaix / Charles Cornic

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°34'54" W 3°49'57"

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