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Façade de la Chambre de Commerce

Façade of the Chamber of Commerce

Marcel Gaumont
1927

Cambrai /  Façade de la Chambre de Commerce   Cambrai /  Façade de la Chambre de Commerce

Description

Building, built in 1927 by the architect Pierre Leprince-Ringuet. At the top floor are four allegorical reliefs by Gaumont, and in the center a large relief with the coat of arms of Cambrai, made by Louis Binet.

Cambrai - Façade de la Chambre de Commerce
La Fortune / Fortune
Blindfolded woman on a winged wheel, holding a bowl with coins and pearls.
Cambrai - Façade de la Chambre de Commerce
Le Commerce / Trade
Woman with a caduceus.
Cambrai - Façade de la Chambre de Commerce
coat of arms of Cambrai
Cambrai - Façade de la Chambre de Commerce
Agriculture
Woman holding a basket with flowers and fruit.
Cambrai - Façade de la Chambre de Commerce
L'Anondance / Abundance
Woman with a cornucopia

Signature

(relief of woman with basket) m. gaumont sc.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: France
  • Abundantia
  • Agriculture
  • Coat of arms
  • Cornucopia
  • Fortune
  • Gaumont, Marcel
  • Trade (allegorical figure)
  • Woman with cornucopia
  • Location (N 50°10'37" - E 3°14'6")

    Item Code: frnp102; Photograph: 17 October 2017
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