Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Toulouse
Haute-Garonne

Midi-Pyrénées

Jardin Royal

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Saint-Maurice-de-Rémens 1900 - Mediterranean near Marseille 1944
French writer, poet and aviator
(Wikipedia)
Madeleine Tezenas du Montcel
Fonderie Lauragaise (Blan)
2000

Toulouse /  Antoine de Saint-Exupéry   Toulouse /  Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Description

Bronze statue of the writer with in his hand a book with the figure of the Little Prince. The statue stands in a bronze globe, of which the lands are inscribed with various words (among others "toulouse, tete de ligne").

Inscription(s)

Antoine de SAINT-EXUPERY
ecrivain pilote
1900 - 1944

Signed: M. Tezenas
Fonderie de Bronze / LAURAGAISE

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: France
  • Aviator
  • Globe
  • Lauragaise (Blan), Fonderie
  • Petit Prince, Le
  • Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de
  • Statue
  • Tezenas du Montcel, Madeleine
  • Writer / poet
  • Location (N 43°35'43" - E 1°26'59")

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