STATUES - HITHER & THITHER
Belgium
Braine-l'Alleud
Brabant wallon

Chaussée de Mont-Saint-Jean 83
(Collège Cardinal Mercier)

Cardinal Désiré-Joseph Mercier

Braine-l'Alleud 1851 - Brussel/Bruxelles 1926
Archbishop of Mechelen, 1906-1926
(Wikipedia)
R.P. Marie-Ephrem
1931

Braine-l'Alleud /  Cardinal Désiré-Joseph Mercier   Braine-l'Alleud /  Cardinal Désiré-Joseph Mercier

Description

Bronze statue of Cardinal Mercier with a student.

Inscription(s)

1851 CARDINAL
MERCIER
1926

Signature

Ephrem Marie / Keynia ?

Annotation

The statue is made in 1931 and unveiled in 1935 by King Leopold III and Queen Astrid.

Sculptor

Information

Tags

Location N 50°41'13" E 4°23'20"

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