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Jérémie

Jeremiah

one of the major prophets of the Hebrew Bible
(Wikipedia)
Rodo
Fonderie Valsuani (Châtillon)
1913

Genève /  Jérémie   Genève /  Jérémie

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

JEREMIE
par RODO

Signed: Rodo
cire perdue c. valsuani paris

Annotation

Jérémie is considered Rodo's greatest work, shortly after completing the plaster version he died. The statue was placed in 1939 at the present location.

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Location (N 46°12'3" - E 6°8'51")

Item Code: chge023; Photograph: 5 June 2013
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