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Laurent Mourguet

Lyon 1769 - Vienne 1844
French puppeteer, creator of the famous puppet Guignol
(Wikipedia)
Pierre Aubert & François Girardet
1912

Lyon /  Laurent Mourguet   Lyon /  Laurent Mourguet

Description

White marble bust of Mourguet with the puppet Guignol by the sculptor François Girardet, on a stele while a bas-relief carved by Pierre Aubert representing Guignol, Gnafron and Madelon.

Lyon - Laurent Mourguet

Inscription(s)

a
laurent
mourguet
lyonnais
1769
1844


createur
du
THEATRE GUIGNOL

On the back side 'Hommage aux principaux interpretes' followed by a list of 27 names (photo available).

Signature

f. girardet lyon 1910

Lyon - Laurent Mourguet

Sculptors

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Location (N 45°45'34" - E 4°49'35")

Item Code: frra058; Photograph: 11 August 2018
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