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France
Nancy
Meurthe-et-Moselle

Lorraine

Rue Héré
(Arc Héré)

Groupe de la Renommée avec Louis XV

Fame group with Louis XV

Barthélémy Guibal
1753/55

Nancy /  Groupe de la Renommée avec Louis XV   Nancy /  Groupe de la Renommée avec Louis XV

Description

In the center of the cornice is a parapet wall is a portrait medallion of Louis XV, surrounded by a group of three characters of gilded lead. The portrait is supported by a genie and a seated woman representing the Lorraine. Above it is Fame with a trumpet in one hand and a laurel wreath in the other hand.

Annotation

The portrait medaillon is a 19th century replacement.

Nancy / Groupe de la Renommée avec Louis XV

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°41'39" E 6°10'57"

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Item Code: frlo098; Photograph: 14 June 2011
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