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Place des Terreaux 20 (1e)
(Jardin du Palais Saint-Pierre)

Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

The most famous artists of Lyon

Various sculptors
1883

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Description

Ten bronze portrait medaillons in the faéades of the garden of the Palais Saint-Pierre.

Terreaux (North) side
Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

ane berjon peintre
1754-1843

Antoine Berjon
(Lyon 1754 - Lyon 1843)
French painter and designer
(Wikipedia).

sculpted by Charles Textor

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

gvil covstov scvlp
1677-1746

Guillaume Coustou
(Lyon 1677 - Paris 1746)
French sculptor and academician
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Étienne Pagny

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

philibert de l'orme arch
1506-1577

Philibert de l'Orme, or Delorme
(Lyon c. 1514 - Paris 1570)
French architect and writer
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Étienne Pagny

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

jacqves stella pein.
1596-1647

Jacques Stella
(Lyon 1596 - Paris 1657)
French painter
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Étienne Pagny

Terreaux (North) sideHerriot (East) sideSouth side
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gerard audran graveur
1640-1703

Gérard Audran
(Lyon 1640 - Paris 1703)
French engraver
(Wikipedia).

sculpted by Charles Textor

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

simon-maupin arch
1598-1668

Simon Maupin
Longeau, Somme, c. 1600 - Lyon 1668
French architect
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Piere Aubert

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pierre imbert drevet graveur
1664-1739

Pierre Drevet
(Loire-sur-Rhône 1663 - Paris 1738
French engraver
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Jean-André Delorme

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

hte flandrin peintre
1809 1864

Hippolyte Flandrin
(Lyon 1809 - Rome 1864)
French painter
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Joseph-Hugues Fabisch

South sideChevanard (West) side
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ant coysevox scvl
1640 1720

Antoine Coysevox
Lyon 1640 - Paris 1720
French sculptor
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Joseph-Hugues Fabisch

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simon saint jean peintre
1808-1860

Simon Saint-Jean
(Lyon 1808 - Écully, Lyon, 1860)
French painter
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Joseph-Hugues Fabisch

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

jean jacques de boissieu peintre graveur
1736-1810

Jean-Jacques de Boissieu
(Lyon 1736 - Lyon 1810)
French draughtsman, etcher and engraver
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Jean-André Delorme

Lyon - Les plus célèbres artistes lyonnais

françois lemot sculp.
1771-1827

François-Frédéric Lemot
(Lyon 1771 - Paris 1827)
French sculptor
(Wikipedia).

Sculpted by Piere Aubert

Signature

Not photographed.

Jardin du Palais Saint-Pierre

The garden of the Palais Saint-Pierre is a municipal garden located within the the Museum of Fine Arts in Lyon. It is a rectangular garden delimited by the arcades of the old cloister of the Benedictine abbey. It is located right in the city center on the peninsula. Like the Museum, the garden is open every day, except Tuesdays and holidays.

In the garden a number of sculptures of the museum is placed:

Bronze sculptures

Marble sculptures

At the walls:

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Berjon, Antoine
  • Boissieu, Jean-Jacques de
  • Coustou, Guillaume
  • Coysevox, Antoine
  • Delorme, Philibert
  • Delorme, Jean-André
  • Drevet, Pierre
  • Engraver
  • Fabisch, Joseph-Hugues
  • Flandrin, Hippolyte
  • Fountain
  • Lemot, François-Frédéric
  • Maupin, Simon
  • Pagny, Étienne
  • Painter
  • Saint-Jean, Simon
  • Sculptor
  • Stella, Jacques
  • Textor, Charles
  • Location (N 45°46'1" - E 4°50'0")

    Item Code: frra119; Photograph: 12 August 2018
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