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Annecy
Haute-Savoie

Rhône-Alpes

Rue Sommeiller / Rue Louis Revon

Monument aux Morts de 14-18

War Memorial 1914-18

Monument aux combattants de la Haute-Savoie
Philippe Besnard
Alexis Rudier Fondeur (Paris)
1926

Annecy /  Monument aux Morts de 14-18   Annecy /  Monument aux Morts de 14-18

Description

Sculpture group representing allegorical figures of Victory (winged figure blowing a horn) and Peace (standing woman), on a granite pedestal. On the ground around the monument are in mosaic the arms of the four district capitals : Annecy, Bonneville, Saint-Julien-en-Genevois and Thonon-les-Bains

Annecy - Monument aux Morts de 14-18
Annecy
Annecy - Monument aux Morts de 14-18
Bonneville
Annecy - Monument aux Morts de 14-18
Thonon-les-Bains
Annecy - Monument aux Morts de 14-18
Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Inscription(s)

AUX COMBATTANTS DE LA HAUTE-SAVOIE

1914-1918

1939-1945

Signed: ph. besnard 1926

Annotation

Inaugurated 12 September 1926.

Annecy - Monument aux Morts de 14-18

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 45°54'10" E 6°7'48"

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