HD photographs of La Peinture statue on Aile Est at Musee du Louvre - Page 897



While in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris at the Musee du Louvre, we took these high definition photos showing a statue called La Peinture, which was sculpted by Jean Turcan.

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Niche with La Peinture statue, Aile Est, Musee du Louvre
This first HD photo shows a statue called La Peinture that was produced in marble and placed on the wing of the former Palais du Louvre called the Aile Est back in 1891, which is an allegory and in English this translates to The Painting.
La Peinture marble statue by Jean Turcan
The Painting statue was produced by Jean Turcan who was born in 1846 and received a scholarship from Marseille to study in Paris to become a French sculptor, studying under Perre Cavelier.

Jean Turcan received public commissions for statues on the Hotel de Ville along with this one La Peinture for The Louvre, yet unfortunately his career was short lived as he passed away at the young age of forty-nine after a long illness.
Aile Est West facade, La Peinture statue, The Louvre, Paris
But here you can see the location of The Painting statue positioned within a niche on the Aile Est wing of the Louvre Museum, and situated on the first level, while you are standing in the courtyard called the Cour Carree, you will see this is the fourth from the right hand side.


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