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Place de Fourvière (5e)
(Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Fourvière)

Saint Michel terrassant le dragon

Saint Michael slaying the Dragon

Archangel, the field commander of the Army of God. He is often depicted slaying Satan represented as a dragon, and with a shield with text quis ut deus (Who is like God?, a literal translation of the name Michael).
Paul-Émile Millefaut

Lyon /  Saint Michel terrassant le dragon   Lyon /  Saint Michel terrassant le dragon


Bronze statue of Saint Micheal slaying the dragon with his spear. The statue stands on top of the absis of the basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Fourvière.

Lyon - Saint Michel terrassant le dragon


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Locatie (N 45°45'44" - E 4°49'22") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: frra152; Photograph: 12 August 2018
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