Jardin des Plantes
Anne Hilarion de Costentin Comte de Tourville
Paris or Tourville-sur-Sienne 1642 - Paris 1701
French naval commander who served under King Louis XIV. He was made Marshal of France in 1693
Stone statue of the admiral.
Marechal de France
1642 - 1701
The 1907 bronze statue of Tourville was melted in 1943. In 1952 Coutances was donated by the State the stone statue of Tourville originating from the Trocadero.
- Hubert Yencesse (Dijon 1900 - Paris 1987),
French sculptor and printmaker.
Sources & Information
Location (N 49°2'47" - W 1°26'54")
Item Code: frbn075; Photograph: 5 August 2015
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