Public Art Research Archive, Sheffield Hallam University

PARIS: assorted sculpture publicly sited

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Artist: Chalgrin, Jean François Thérèse (and others)
TitleOfWork: Arc de Triomphe: view looking up at roof of arch
DateOfWork: 1806-35
Location: Place de l'Étoile, Paris
Country: France
Photographer: Christine Kay
ImageCopyright: Sheffield Hallam University
AccessionNumber: 91~2717
FileSize: 68565
The names of 128 battles of the Republic and Napoléon's Empire are inscribed on the white inner walls under the vault together with the names of the generals who took part in them (660 names altogether)

Taken on 1991 HADAF field trip

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