30/10/2010

JULIUSZ SŁOWACKI (1809-1849)

7 pictures










Location: Graveyard Montmartre, Paris.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 29 October 2010.
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Location: Crypt "Wieszczów Narodowych" in the cathedral on Wawel Hill, Kraków, Poland.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 23 July 2011.
Only the poet's heart is in the tomb.


Location: Crypt "Wieszczów Narodowych" in the cathedral on Wawel Hill, Kraków, Poland.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 23 July 2011.

24/10/2010

AUGUST VAN CAUWELAERT (1885-1945)


Location: Graveyard Schoonselhof, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker: Albert Poels.
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 8 October 2010.
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22/10/2010

MICHEL BARTOSIK (1948-2008)




Location: Graveyard Schoonselhof, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker: Statue by Wilfried Pas.
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 8 October 2010.
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Text:
WE BLIJVEN BEGINNEN ONZE WOORDEN TE VINDEN

Translation by Albert Hagenaars:
We keep commencing to find our words.
and also:
We keep commencing finding our words.

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18/10/2010

WILFRIED ADAMS (1947-2008)



Location: Graveyard Schoonselhof, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 8 October 2010.
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17/10/2010

ROGER VAN DE VELDE (1925-1970)

5 pictures


Text on the metal tomb (an old prison door):
RECHT OP ANTWOORD
RECHT OP LEVEN


Translation by Albert Hagenaars:
entitled to an answer
entitled to life





Location: Graveyard Schoonselhof, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker: Mark Macken (1913-1977).
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 8 October 2010.
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Photo: © Wout Stessels, 2012. After the renovation of the monument.


Photos: © Wout Stessels, 2012.

P.A.M. BOELE VAN HENSBROEK (1853-1912)


Location: Graveyard Oud Eik en Duinen, The Hague, The Netherlands.
Maker:
Photo: © Bert Bevers. October 2010.
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14/10/2010

LOUIS PAUL BOON (1912-1079)


Location: Garden of municipal museum 't Gasthuys, Aalst, Belgium.
Maker: Marc De Bruyn.
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars, 8 October 2010.
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Photo: © Marc Borms.
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13/10/2010

PIERRE VERON (1831-1900)


Location: Graveyard Montparnasse, Paris.
Maker:
Photo: © Bert Bevers, 2010.
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09/10/2010

PIETER FRANS VAN KERCKHOVEN (1818-1857)


Location: Graveyard Schoonselhof, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 8 October 2010.
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JAN VAN BEERS (1821-1888)



Location: Graveyard Schoonselhof, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker:
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 8 October 2010.
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03/10/2010

WANNES VAN DE VELDE (1937-2008)


Location: Breughelstraat 31-33, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker: Michael Bracke. Established: 27 June 2008 on behalf of Wijkvereniging Klein Antwerpen.
Photo: © Bert Bevers. October 2010.


Location: Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium.
Maker:
Photo: © Bert Bevers. October 2010.


Location: Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium.
Maker:
Photo: © Bert Bevers. October 2010.
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An encore


Location: Corner Hoogstraat and Heilig Geeststraat, Antwerp, Belgium.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars, 15 October 2010.
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01/10/2010

MAURITS SABBE (1873-1938)


Location: Walplein, Brugge, Flanders, Belgium.
Maker: Octaaf Rotsaert.
Photo: © Bert Bevers. September 2010.
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EVARIST PROSPER NOPPE (1872-1936)


Location: Churchyard Hingebilkstraat, Ingelmunster, Flanders, Belgium.
Maker: Gommaire Vanslembrouck. Established: 1938
Photo: Daam Noppe. September 2010.

CHARLES BELTJENS (1832-1890)



Location: Jardin d'Isabelle, Sittard, The Netherlands.
Status: stolen.
Maker: Gjus Roebroek. Established: 28 January 1995.
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 4 September 2010.
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Quotations on the stones in the circle on the ground:

'A toi je songe, á toi, ma jeune fiancée,
Aurore de mes jours, printemps de ma pensée.'

From the poem Aurore.

'C'est toi qui veux rouvrir ta grande ailé captive,
O souvenir, oiseau des paradis Perdus!'

Last lines of the poem Le condor captif