Memorial

Julio Cortàzar Julio Cortàzar

Credit for this entry to:
Jean-Michel Pochet

Bust: Julio Cortàzar

{on the front of the plinth, right under the bust:}
Julio Cortàzar

{on a plaque at the right side of the plinth:}
Julio Cortàzar
argentin writer
Ixelles 1914 - Paris 1984

Made by the Argentin artist Edmund Valladares
under the auspicces of the UNESCO
offered to the Commune of Ixelles by
the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts
of the Republic of Argentina
and the Embassy of the Republic of Argentina
in the Kingdom of Belgium
May 2005

Original inscription:

{on the front of the plinth, right under the bust:}
Julio Cortàzar

{on a plaque at the right side of the plinth:}
Julio Cortàzar
écrivain argentin
Ixelles 1914 - Paris 1984

Oeuvre de l'artiste argentin Edmund Valladares
réalisée sous les auspices de l'UNESCO
offerte à la Commune d'Ixelles par
l'Institut National du Cinéma et des Arts Audiovisuels
de la République Argentine
et l'Ambassade de la République Argentine
près le Royaume de Belgique
Mai 2005

{the Flemish version of the text is on a plaque at the same place, but the left side of the plinth}

Site: Julio Cortàzar (1 memorial)

1050, Av. Louis Lepoutre, junction pl. G. Brugmann

This monument is right in front of the house where Cortàzar was born in 1914 (right on the site-picture), commemorated by a plaque (site no. 2 on this map).

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