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Manfredo Fanti

Carpi 1806 - Firenze/Florence 1865
Italian general; he is known as the founder of the Regio Esercito
(Wikipedia)
Cesare Zocchi
1903

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Description

Bronze equestrian statue of Fanti in general's uniform watching a battla, with a roll of maps in his hand. On the sides of the pedestal are two reliefs. Until 1939 the statue stood on the main square.

Carpi - Manfredo Fanti
The Battle of Magenta, 1859

Carpi - Manfredo Fanti
General Fanti presents an army planning project to the parliament

Inscription(s)

al generale
MANFREDO FANTI
auspice il municipio
l'italia

iniziato nel 1882
eretto
nel
1903

Signature

CESARE ZOCCHI di francesco fece

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 44°47'10" - E 10°52'51")

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Item Code: iter138; Photograph: 13 May 2017
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