Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Saint-Quentin
Aisne

Picardie

Place du 8 Octobre 1870

Roi Albert Ier de Belgique

King Albert I of Belgium

Brussel 1875 - Marche-les-Dames 1934
King of Belgium, 1909-1934
(Wikipedia)
Ernest Diosi
Susse Frères (Paris)
1936

Saint-Quentin /  Roi Albert Ier de Belgique   Saint-Quentin /  Roi Albert Ier de Belgique

Description

Bronze statue in front of a wall with the Walloon Cock and the Flemish Lion.

Inscription(s)

ALBERT 1er

hommage av roi albert ier
en commemoration dv sacrificié heroiqve
DE LA BELGIQVE
av debvt et pendant la gverre et
en temoignage de reconnaissance envers
le pevple belge
povr l'accveil fraternel qv'il a reserve
avx evacves dv departement de l'aisne.
ce monvment a ete eleve grace a la generosite
des popvlations française et belge dv departement
le 12 jvillet 1936

Signed: E. Diosi / 1936
susse fres fondrs paris
cire perdue


Plaque: fonderie cooperative / des artistes = paris

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 49°50'32" E 3°17'41"

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