Bronze statue, with three reliefs on the pedestal relating scenes of his life.
Name and eagle with laurel wreath
Drouot carried in triumph by his comrades after his entrance exam to the school of artillery
Drouot opening a passage through the Bavarians in Hanau
old visually impaired, Drouot was dedicated to works charity
Signed: p j d d angers 1853
Inaugurated 17 June 1855. It is the work of David d'Angers, and completed by Jiorné Viard (it is said Viard sculpted the head).
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- Pierre-Jean David, usually called David d'Angers (Angers 1788 -Paris 1856),
- Jean-François dit Jiorné (also Giorné) Viard (1823-1885),
sculptor from Lorraine.
Location (N 48°41'43" - E 6°10'33")
Item Code: frlo109; Photograph: 14 June 2011
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