Chambry-Laborde

Chambry-Laborde

division 17 - Statue of an angel in rough shape inside the partially enclosed tomb and partly blocking the stunning mosaics: a beautiful ceiling depicting the sky and a back wall with a large mosaic with floral and religious motifs.

Artist/sculptor: unknown.

Photo by Pierre-Yves Beaudouin.

Chambry-Laborde (detail)

Chambry-Laborde (detail)

division 17

Photo by Pierre-Yves Beaudouin.

Auguste-Isidore Comte (1798-1857)

Auguste-Isidore Comte (1798-1857)

division 17 - French philosopher, founder of the discipline of sociology. Statue of a woman representing Humanité, holding a baby.

Sculptor: Henri Batista da Silva Oliviera.

Claude-Victor Perrin, duc de Bellune (1764–1841)

Claude-Victor Perrin, duc de Bellune (1764–1841)

division 17 - Marshal of France. Relief at one end of the sarcophagus tomb, which is surmounted by a pillow with a cross on it.

Sculptor: unknown.

Michel-Louis Tampier (1763-1812)

Michel-Louis Tampier (1763-1812)

division 17 - Bust.

Sculptor: unknown.