Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Saint-Brieuc
Côtes-d'Armor

Bretagne

Parc des Promenades

Bretonne du Goëllo

Breton Woman from Goëllo

Francis Renaud
c. 1932

Saint-Brieuc /  Bretonne du Goëllo   Saint-Brieuc /  Bretonne du Goëllo

Description

Granite statue of a young Breton bride. The sculptor uses a slight movement of the foot as the starting point of the composition of this statue, head bowed, eyes lowered, and a cap.

Inscription(s)

Signed: renaud

Annotation

The statue - the model for his sculpture group "Veuves d'Islandais" (1932, in the town hall of Tréguier) - is a gift of the sculptor to the city of Saint-Brieuc.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°30'48" W 2°45'24"

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Item Code: frbr142; Photograph: 1 June 2012
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