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Sadi Carnot

Limoges 1837 - Lyon 1894
President of France from 1887 until his assassination in 1894
(Wikipedia)
André Massoulle
1896

Châlons-en-Champagne /  Sadi Carnot   Châlons-en-Champagne /  Sadi Carnot

Description

Marble bust.

The bust is the only part of the much larger monument with three allegorical statues by Ernest Dagonet, representing the Marne offering a palm to Carnot, France with a child symbolizing the 'souvenir de France', and France with a flag. See the postcards below.

Inscription(s)

SADI CARNOT
Président de la République
de
1887 à 1894

Signature

a. massoulle

Châlons-en-Champagne - Sadi Carnot
Busts of Jessaint, Bourgeois and Carnot in front of the achives

Old Postcard(s)

   
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Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 48°57'10" - E 4°22'2")

Item Code: frca056; Photograph: 26 May 2019
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