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Louis XI de France

Louis XI of France

Bourges 1423 - château du Plessis-lez-Tours 1483
King of France from 1461 to 1483
(Wikipedia)
Jean Baffier
Thiébaut (Paris)
1885

Bourges /  Louis XI de France   Bourges /  Louis XI de France

Description

Bronze statue of the king sitting on his throne.

Inscription(s)

LOVIS XI
par
j. baffier

Signed: J. Baffier 1885
thiébaut frères Fondeurs

Annotation

The statue is several times replaced, and is since 1981 at the present location. It was restored in 2006.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 47°4'59" E 2°23'48"

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