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the Zephyr at Pasteur Square in Bejaia
Algeria

Cette statue en bronze est réalisée en 1894  par le sculpteur français Eugène Marioton. Déposée à Béjaïa en 1895, elle fut érigée sur la Place Gueydon puis  transférée au square Pasteur. Elle représente un personnage ailé de la mythologie gréco-romaine symbole du vent d’ouest.

Copyright: Mustapha sadji
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Uploaded: 08/08/2012
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Tags: sculpture; statue; bronze; winged figure; mythology; west wind
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