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Bellini in Père-Lachaise

Vincenzo Bellini (1801–1835). D11 just off of Chemin Méhul, near Bosquet Delille. Italian music composer. In 1876 his remains were returned to his birthplace, Catania, Sicily.
Portrait medallion of Vincenzo by Charles Marochetti. Originally there was a female angel sitting with arms crossed on the slab portion of the tomb in front of the upright stone which holds the medallion.
Architect: G. A. Blouet.

from Marty and Lasalle 1844

from Marty and Lasalle 1844

From Normand 1863

From Normand 1863

c. 1900

c. 1900

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2006 photo by Steve Soper