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Sculptors Park Horice
Czech Republic

There are two sculptors parks in Hořice. Sandstone sculptures, made by sculptors from all the World during the Sculpture symposium of Horice, are exhibited there. Statue "Landscape" was created by Pavel Doskocil (Czech Republic).

Copyright: Libor Fettr
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Chargée: 17/11/2011
Mis à jour: 18/09/2014
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