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La Petite Liseuse - The Little Reader - Québec, Québec
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 46° 48.662 W 071° 13.079
19T E 330785 N 5186553
Quick Description: La Petite Liseuse, une sculpture en bronze créée par Lewis Pagé en 2007, est située sur la rue Saint-Jean, à Québec. The Little Reader is a bronze sculpture created by Lewis Pagé in 2007. It is located on Saint-Jean Street in Quebec City.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 2/8/2018 6:53:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMXPER
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 3

Long Description:
La sculpture en bronze, posée sur un socle en granit, est adjacente à la bibliothèque Saint-Jean-Baptiste. Elle représente une jeune fille assise en tailleur, plongée dans la lecture d’un livre. Le personnage est coiffé d’une casquette du Festival d’été de Québec. L’artiste a su rendre avec sensibilité et une grande économie de moyens toute la concentration de la jeune liseuse.

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The Little Reader (Translated from the above noted text:

The bronze sculpture, placed on a granite base, is adjacent to the Saint-Jean-Baptiste Library. She represents a girl sitting cross-legged, reading a book. The character is wearing a cap of the Quebec City Summer Festival. The artist was able to render with sensitivity and a great economy of means all the concentration of the young reader.
Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: La Petite Liseuse - The Little Reader

Figure Type: Human

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Lewis Pagé

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 2007

Materials used: bronze

Location: Secteur Saint-Jean Baptiste - Saint-Jean Baptiste Sector

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