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Jan Baptist David

Lier 1801 - Leuven 1866
canon and professor of Dutch and history at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
(Wikipedia)
Frans De Vriendt
Gebr. Van Aerschodt (Leuven)
1897

Lier /  Jan Baptist David   Lier /  Jan Baptist David

Description

Statue of canon J.B. David.
Originally the statue stood on the present-day Kardinaal Mercierplein, in 1922 it had to make place for the Sacred-Heart statue and was moved to the present location.

Inscription(s)

JB.David

Signature

j.f. de vriendt 1895
Vanaerschodt fres fondeurs Louvain

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°8'4" - E 4°33'51")

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