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Les quatre saisons

The Four Seasons

Joseph-Hugues Fabisch & Louis-Auguste Roubaud le jeune
1845

Lyon /  Les quatre saisons   Lyon /  Les quatre saisons

Description

Four statues of putti representing the four seasons in niches in the Orangerie (since 1969, earlier they stood at various location in Lyon).

Lyon - Les quatre saisons
L'hiver / Winter
Sculpted by Roubaud

Lyon - Les quatre saisons
Le Printemps / Spring
Sculpted by Fabisch

Lyon - Les quatre saisons
L'été / Summer
Sculpted by Fabisch

Lyon - Les quatre saisons
L'automne / Autumn
Sculpted by Roubaud

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Location (N 45°46'31" - E 4°51'30")

Item Code: frra251; Photograph: 16 August 2018
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