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La Vierge Dorée

The Golden Virgin

Joseph-Hugues Fabisch
1852

Lyon /  La Vierge Dorée   Lyon /  La Vierge Dorée

Description

Gilded bronze statue of the Immaculate Conception on the top of the tower of the chapel on the south side of the basilica of Notre-Dame-de-Fourvière. The statue is 5.6 m/18 ft. tall.

Lyon - La Vierge Dorée

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Location (N 45°45'43" - E 4°49'20")

Item Code: frra153; Photograph: 12 August 2018
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