Philadelphia Public Art

Marquis de Lafayette

Marquis de Lafayette
Raoul Josset, 1947
* Statue of the Marquis de Lafayette
* standing person, sword
* inscription:
Native of France
Devoted and faithful to the cause of American Independence
General of the Continental Army
An indispensable ally of freedom
* Part of the William M. Reilly Memorial. On the hill, South side of Kelly Drive, West of 26th.
* 39.967025,-75.183200 [map]
* On the Art Museum Grounds tour
* Exhibits: War
* See also: 1959 picture of this piece
+Max Buten's picture of this piece
+Another Max Buten picture of this piece's Raoul Josset page's Marquis de Lafayette page