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Edouard 1 - Grabels, Occitanie, France
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N 43° 38.761 E 003° 48.633
31T E 565370 N 4832877
Quick Description: Cette sculpture a été réalisée par Giovanni Ingrato
Location: Occitanie, France
Date Posted: 1/30/2018 3:02:49 AM
Waymark Code: WMXMRG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 4

Long Description:
FR Cette sculpture a été réalisée par Giovanni Ingrato artiste peintre sculpteur, il l'a baptisée Édouard 1er, en hommage à son père grand amateur de chevaux.
Elle est composée de 750 fers à cheval et 500 baguettes de soudure, soit 300 kg de matériaux. 600 heures de travail ont été nécéssaires pour arriver à cette très belle oeuvre.
Elle fut cédée à la mairie de Grabels en 2001.
Etant principalement réalisée à base de fers à cheval, peut ètre que le fait de la toucher vous portera chance...
EN This sculpture was made by Giovanni Ingrato painter sculptor, he named it Edward I, in tribute to his great father horse lover.
It consists of 750 horseshoes and 500 welding sticks, that is 300 kg of materials. 600 hours of work were necessary to arrive at this very beautiful work.
She was ceded to the city hall of Grabels in 2001.
Being mainly made with horseshoes, maybe touching it will bring you luck ...
Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Edouard I

Figure Type: Animal

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Giovanni Ingrato

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 1/1/2001

Materials used: Steel

Location: At the intersection of rue des Genêts, Rue des Cevenes and the departmental 127

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