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Leicester Place 5 (WC2)
(Notre Dame de France)

Our Lady of Mercy

Georges Saupique
1953

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Description

Stone relief above the entrance of the church. The pillars flanking the entrance show four reliefs each, showing scenes from the life of Jesus Christ. All sculptures are executed by Georges-Laurent Saupique (1889-1961) and his students at the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris:
    Left
  1. The Annunciation (Signed: pubellier).
  2. Jesus in a manger in the stable. (Signed: bourdet).
  3. Flight to Egypt (bourdet_bulloz).
  4. Jesus in Joseph's carpenter shop (barbier).

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    Right
  5. The Assumption (?)
  6. ? (Signed: jac.... mond).
  7. The dead Christ lying on his mother's lap (Pieta) (Signed: scrive).
  8. ? (Signed: n...movi..ch).

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Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°30'40" W 0°7'48"

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