Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Vendôme
Loir-et-Cher

Centre

Rue Saint-Jacques
(Lycée Ronsard)

Honoré de Balzac

(Tours 1799 - Paris 1850)
French novelist and playwright
(Wikipedia)
Jeanne Massé
date?

Vendôme /  Honoré de Balzac   Vendôme /  Honoré de Balzac

Description

Bronze portrait medallion in the gate to the park.

Inscription(s)

Honoré BALZAC
ancien eleve
1807-1813

Signed: Jeanne Masse

Annotation

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

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 47°47'36" - E 1°3'59")

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