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Reliefs au Palais provincial

Reliefs at the Provincial Government Building

Various sculptors
1953

Mons /  Reliefs au Palais provincial   Mons /  Reliefs au Palais provincial

Description

The art déco provincial government building of Hainaut, designed by the architects Gauquié and Godin, but realised in 1953, has six large reliefs of the various professions in the province, and at the sides to more reliefs with groups of people.

Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
Le Mineur / Miner
Signed: harvent
Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
L'Ouvrier carrier / The Quarry Worker
Signed: harvent
Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
Le Métallurgiste / The Metal Worker
Signed: gust jacobs
Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
Le Verrier / The Glassblower
Signed: gust jacobs
Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
L'Agriculture / The Agricultural Worker
Signed: monogram AD (Alphonse Darville).
Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
Le Céramiste / The Potter
Signed: monogram AD (Alphonse Darville).

Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
L'Agriculture / Agricultural Workers
Signed: r. delnest
Mons - Reliefs au Palais provincial
L'Industrie / Industry workers
Signed: r. delnest

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Delnest, Robert
  • Farmer
  • Glassblower
  • Harvent, René
  • Jacobs, Gust
  • Metal worker
  • Miner
  • Potter
  • Quarry worker
  • Worker
  • Location (N 50°27'18" - E 3°57'22")

    Item Code: beha011; Photograph: 14 October 2017
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