Samson and the lion

Samson and the lion by Jean Larrivé (d. 1928). 1917-20. Stone. Basilica de Fourvière, Lyons, France. [Compare Joseph Belloni's David with the head of Goliath.] Photograph and text 2009 by George P. Landow. [This image may be used without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose.]


Hardouin-Fugier, Élisabeth. Fourvière: The Story behind the basicalica. Ch&acic;tillon-sur-Chalaronne: Éditions La Taillanderie, 2006.

Last modified 30 June 2009