Statue de Lebrun ou monument à Charles-François Lebrun

The family of prince Lebrun third consul alongside Bonaparte) command, in 1845, the sculptor Antoine Étex a statue to offer it to the city. The municipality finances the pedestal, designed by architect Doisnard. The sculptor is sitting Lebrun, symbolizing man's reflection. Lebrun is covered with his coat of Duc of the Empire.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Statue of Lebrun or monument to Charles-François Lebrun

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Statue of Lebrun or monument to Charles-François Lebrun, Patrimoine classé ou inscrit dit 'Statue de Lebrun ou monument à Charles-François Lebrun' à coutances (manche 50200). coutances, manche

Location and general information

  • identifier : 81043
  • item : Statue de Lebrun ou monument à Charles-François Lebrun
  • Location of the building :
    • Basse-Normandie
    • Manche
    • Coutances
  • Address :
    • square Lebrun
    • rue du Palais-de-Justice
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 50147
  • Zip code of the municipality : 50200
  • Order in the communal list : 13
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : monument
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 2nd quarter 19th century
  • Year : 1846
  • Date of protection : 2006/08/18 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 2007/07/17

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • We do not have this information.
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • sculpture
    • melting
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :2 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • statue
    • pedestal
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : property of the municipality historical monuments
  • Details : La statue avec son socle (cad. AI 28) : inscription par arrêté du 18 août 2006
  • Mérimée reference : PA50000051

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