Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Vendôme
Loir-et-Cher

Centre

Parc Ronsard

Honoré de Balzac

(Tours 1799 - Paris 1850)
French novelist and playwright
(Wikipedia)
André-Henri Torcheux
date?

Vendôme /  Honoré de Balzac   Vendôme /  Honoré de Balzac

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

Honoré
De Balzac
1799-1850
A.H. Torcheux
Sculpteur

Signed: a.h. torcheux ... / a. valsu / ...

Annotation

Honoré de Balzac went to school in the College des Oratoriens of Vendôme, the present Lycée Ronsard.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 47°47'34" - E 1°4'0")

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