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Place Jacques Coeur

Jacques Coeur

Bourges c. 1400 - Chios, Greece 1456
French merchant, one of the founders of the trade between France and the Levant
(Wikipedia)
Auguste Préault
1879

Bourges /  Jacques Coeur   Bourges /  Jacques Coeur

Description

Marble statue. On the socle text and two reliefs

Inscription(s)

On the statue, Jacques Coeur's coat of arms and name:
JACQUES COEUR
On the socle:
A
JACQUES COEUR
la ville
de
BOURGES
inauguré
le 15 mai 1879
en presence
du corps municipal
et des autorites

eugene brisson
maire

Signed: a. preault

Sculptor

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Location (N 47°5'3" - E 2°23'38")

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