Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Amiens
Somme

Picardie

Place Longueville

Angélique et Médor

Angelica and Medoro

Figures from the Italian epic poem Orlando furioso by Ludovico Ariosto (1516)
Nicolas Sébastien Adam & Albert Roze
1894

Amiens /  Angélique et Médor   Amiens /  Angélique et Médor

Description

Marble sculpture of the pagan princess Angelica who saves the wounded Saracen knight Medoro, falls in love, and elopes with him to Cathay. The sculpture is a copy from the group by Nicolas-Sébastien Adam (1705-1778).

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Locatie (N 49°53'17" - E 2°17'47")

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