Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Pézenas
Hérault

Languedoc-Roussillon

Place du 14 Juillet 40
(Grand-Hotel Molière)

Agriculture, Commerce et Industrie

Agriculture, Commerce and Industry


2nd half 19th century

Pézenas /  Agriculture, Commerce et Industrie   Pézenas /  Agriculture, Commerce et Industrie

Description

Three sculptures on the façade of the hotel, formerly 'Hôtel du Commerce', showing allegories Agriculture (Ceres - spade, sheaf of wheat, climbing vine, melon), Trade (Hermes with cornucopia, anchor, bale of merchandise) and Industry (mass, cogwheel, and anvil).

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Location (N 43°27'38" - E 3°25'31")

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