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Fontaine Saint-Lazare - Autun - France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PaulLassiter
N 46° 56.716 E 004° 17.957
31T E 598879 N 5199901
Quick Description: [FR] Fontaine de la Renaissance située juste à côté de la cathédrale Saint-Lazare. [EN] Renaissance fountain located right next to the Saint-Lazare cathedral
Location: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
Date Posted: 10/17/2018 10:29:17 AM
Waymark Code: WMZC4B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 2

Long Description:
FR

"La fontaine St Lazare est une des plus jolies fontaines de Bourgogne, elle fait corps avec la cathédrale trônant près du porche.

Située sur une agréable place à deux pas du musée Rolin, la fontainte a été construite en 1543 par le chapitre de la cathédrale Saint-Lazare. 

Un pélican la couronne, elle est un des rares exemples de la Renaissance à Autun, elle est attribuée à Jean Goujon."

EN

"The fountain St Lazare is one of the prettiest fountains of Burgundy, it is one with the cathedral enthroned near the porch.

Located in a pleasant square close to the Rolin museum, the fontainte was built in 1543 by the chapter of the Saint-Lazare cathedral.

A pelican crown, it is one of the rare examples of the Renaissance at Autun, it is attributed to Jean Goujon."

Source: http://www.petit-patrimoine.com/fiche-petit-patrimoine.php?id_pp=71014_1

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