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Unusual Piece of Public Art

For years, during my Paris visits, I've walked by this bronze and metal-plate sculpture on Place... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2016
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
Nice sculpture

The Le Centaure de Cesar sculpture is a monument that was erected in the Place Michel Debre in... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2015
Ibadanboy
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“nice monument!”
9 Nov 2016
“Well-made one”
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Place Michel Debre | Carrefour de la Croix-Rouge, 75006 Paris, France
Saint-Germain-des-Prés
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

must see monument when you are in Paris. i was impressed (y) Seems Cesar was very smart guy and talented sculptor.

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Beautiful statue at Place Michel Debré. Made of iron, it's well-built and it's possible to take some nice pictures with it.

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

This Cesar’s Centaure at Place Michel Debre is homage to Picasso his teacher. It's face is on his own and the dove is a reference to Picasso's work. This is work a vist, it is very unique and interesting

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Reviewed 7 April 2016

For years, during my Paris visits, I've walked by this bronze and metal-plate sculpture on Place Michel Debre at the corner of Rue de Sevres and Rue Cherche Midi and have considered the work to be unattractive and unappealing. And its subject -- a centaur,...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Unattractive looking sculpture by the side of the road that we encountered while walking to Le Bon Marche. Only worth taking a look if you have the time and interested in centaur statues.

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Reviewed 8 February 2015

The Le Centaure de Cesar sculpture is a monument that was erected in the Place Michel Debre in Paris in the 1980's. Designed by the srtist Cesar, the head of the huge sculpture (5m high) is an self portrait of himself. It can be found...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2015

This impressive bronze sculpture stands since 1985 at the heart of the charming Paris' 6éme Arrondissement - Saint-Germain-des-Prés! Created by French sculptor César Baldaccini (1921-1998), usually known simply as "César", this master piece was designated an homage to his friend, Spanish painter Pablo Picasso. The...More

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