Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Nancy
Meurthe-et-Moselle

Lorraine

Place Saint-Epvre

René II de Lorraine

René II, Duke of Lorraine

Angers 1451 - Fains 1508
Count of Vaudémont from 1470, Duke of Lorraine from 1473
(Wikipedia)
Mathias Schiff
Daubree (Nancy)
1883

Nancy /  René II de Lorraine   Nancy /  René II de Lorraine

Description

Bronze equestrian statue.
On the corners of the pedestal the coats of arms of Lorraine (bar with eagles), Nancy (thistle), Bar-le-Duc (two fish) and ? (five bars, also Bar-le-Duc?).

Inscription(s)

RENÉ II
dvc de Lorraine et Bar
roi de Jerusalem
Sicile et d'Aragon
1473 - 1508
né à Joinville
le 26 mai 1451

mort à Fains
le 10 décembre 1508

Signed: M Schiff 1883
Execute en Bronze / par daubree de Nancy / 1883

Old Postcard(s)

     
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Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 48°41'46" - E 6°10'45")

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Item Code: frlo108; Photograph: 14 June 2011
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