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La ville de Lyon

The City of Lyon

Émile Peynot
1889

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Description

Allegorical statue representing the city of Lyon as a sitting woman whose left hand rests on the coat of arms of the city, carrying in her right hand a sword and at her feet a child weaving silk..

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The statue was part of the 1889 Statue de la République.

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Location (N 45°45'3" - E 4°49'38")

Item Code: frra047; Photograph: 10 August 2018
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