Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Bergues
Nord

Nord - Pas-de-Calais

Place Saint-Victor

La Fontaine des Trois Grâces

Fountain of the Three Graces

In Greek mythology the Graces were daughters of Zeus and the Oceanid Eurynome. Usually three are depicted, Aglaia, the Grace that symbolized Beauty, Euphrosyne, the Grace of Delight and Thalia, the Grace of Blossom.
(artist?)
ca. 1900?

Bergues /  La Fontaine des Trois Grâces   Bergues /  La Fontaine des Trois Grâces

Description

Cast iron statue crowning a pump.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°58'4" E 2°25'48"

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Item Code: frnp025; Photograph: 26 August 2011
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