(Jardin de la Bibliothèque)
Pierre de Ronsard
Couture-sur-Loir (Vend˘mois) 1524 - Prieuré de Saint-Cosme en Touraine 1585
Don de la Ville
2 Juin 1974
Originally there was a bronze statue, which was destroyed during World War II. The socle is still in the garden.
The bust was a gift of the Gevelsberg, the German twin town of Vend˘me, at the first anniversary of the jumelage.
The bust is identical with the bust in the Rue Saint-Jacques.
- Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Sources & Information
Location (N 47°47'32" - E 1°3'54")
Item Code: frce010; Photograph: 29 August 2011
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