Monument to Honore de Balzac

  • Champs-Elysees, France
  • 14 Avenue de Friedland, Paris, France 
    Monument to Balzac, located on the street Frydlanda, is one of the many attractions of Paris. This is the work of the famous sculptor Alexandre Falguière, installed in front Square Rothschild Foundation in 1902.

    Originally, the statue was commissioned by the French sculptor Rodin, but after refusing to take his job Writers Society has allocated funds for the erection of the monument sculptor Alexandre Falguière. He justified their hopes by doing an excellent giant statue in a classical manner. Honore de Balzac peacefully sitting on a stone bench, staring into the distance.

    Monument easy to find, performing walk through the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore street near Osh. Tourists will be able to see the monument on the right side of the street Frydlanda that crosses the street Berrier.
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