Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Cambrai
Nord

Nord - Pas-de-Calais

Jardin public
(Jardin aux fleurs)

Baptiste Cambray

Baptiste or Jean-Baptiste Cambray, weaver from Cambrai of c. 1300, allegedly invented 'batiste', a fine cloth.
(Wikipedia)
Alfred Bottiau
1947

Cambrai /  Baptiste Cambray   Cambrai /  Baptiste Cambray

Description

Stone statue of Cambray, holding a weaver's shuttle.

Inscription(s)

Batiste CAMBRAY

Signature

a. bottiau

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 50°10'28" - E 3°14'20")

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