0 Likes

Monument aux morts de Saint-Macaire - France
France

Monument aux morts 1924  -  Sculpteur : Gourdon  -  Place de l'église

Le monument aux morts de la Première Guerre mondiale est positionné à l'antique face à l'église paroissiale, et traité en obélisque portant un ange salvateur. Comme pour toutes les communes de France, le concepteur est choisi sur concours, mais le dégagement de l'emprise nécessaire, devenu "champ sacré", nécessite la démolition d'annexes agricoles de l'ancien prieuré bénédictin.

(Le patrimoine des communes de la Gironde, FLOHIC éditions, 2001)

Copyright: Pascal moulin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8998x4499
Uploaded: 27/03/2011
Updated: 20/05/2014
Views:

...


Tags: saint-macaire
comments powered by Disqus

Pascal Moulin
Eglise et Monument aux Morts de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Façade de l'église de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Tympan de l'église de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Intérieur de l'église de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Saint-Macaire, cloître et aile sud du Prieuré Saint-Sauveur - France
Pascal Moulin
Pompe de la place de l'Eglise de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Calvaire et église de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Remparts de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Église Saint-Sauveur-et-Saint-Martin à Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Les fresques de l'église de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Chevet de l'église Saint-Sauveur et Saint-Martin de Saint-Macaire - France
Pascal Moulin
Maison datant de 1619 à Saint-Macaire - France
Calvin K McDonald
Slot Canyon, Cathedral Gorge State Park, Nevada, USA
Jan Koehn
Reykjadalur - hot stream
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey
jan dolk
Matinloc shrine on matinloc island
Augusto Ilian
Charco Chorro de Plata
Sandor Boros
Seikh Zayed Mosque
Luis Erantzcani
Arco de Cabo San Lucas (Lands End)
jacky cheng
Shanghai Lujiazui -4Panorama-2013
Mohamed Attef
Hiesa Island
Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - www.360tourist.net
Raja Ampat Lagoon
hkaxiong
Mixed fireworks into this panorama
bibouroku tabito
Plum garden of Tatsuo Shrine 1   (Kakegawa City)
Pascal Moulin
Rivage du lac vert de Canéjan - France
Pascal Moulin
Lac bleu de Léognan - France
Pascal Moulin
Chœur pentagonal de l'église Notre-Dame de Marciac - France
Pascal Moulin
THETA - What cartoon choose ?
Pascal Moulin
Gradignan : prieuré de Cayac
Pascal Moulin
Douves du fort de La Hougue - France
Pascal Moulin
Normandy Utah Beach - France
Pascal Moulin
Intérieur de la salle capitulaire de l'abbaye de Cadouin - France
Pascal Moulin
Bordeaux Fête le Vin 2012 - France
Pascal Moulin
THETA at the office
Pascal Moulin
Sous la halle de Bazas - France
Pascal Moulin
La Maison du Vigneron à Sauternes - France
More About France

France is affectionately referred to as "the Hexagon" for its overall shape.French history goes back to the Gauls, a Celtic tribe which inhabited the area circa 300BC until being conquered by Julius Caesar.The Franks were the first tribe to adopt Catholic Christianity after the Roman Empire collapsed. France became an independent location in the Treaty of Verdun in (843 AD), which divided up Charlemagne's Carolingian Empire into several portions.The French monarchy reached its zenith during the reign of Louis XIV, the Sun King, who stood for seventy-two years as the Monarch of all Monarchs. His palace of Versailles and its Hall of Mirrors are a splendid treasure-trove of Baroque art.The French Revolution ended the rule of the monarchy with the motto "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity!" On July 14th, 1789 angry mobs stormed La Bastille prison and began the Revolution in which Louis XVI, his wife Marie-Antoinette and thousands of others met the guillotine.One decade after the revolution, Napolean Bonaparte seized control of the Republic and named himself Emperor. His armies conquered most of Europe and his Napoleonic Code became a lasting legal foundation for concepts of personal status and property.During the period of colonization France controlled the largest empire in the world, second only to Britain.France is one of the founding members of the European Union and the United Nations, as well as one of the nuclear armed nations of the world.Text by Steve Smith.