A unique Chinese sculpture in Boulogne !
SUN YAT SEN (1866 - 1925)
Sculpture of Paul Landowski, a famous French sculptor that used to live in Boulogne-Billancourt from 1906 until his death, in 1961. The city houses his museum at the place where his workshop was located.
Sun Yat Sen was the first President of the Republic of China and is considered the Father of Modern China (following the QING dynasty). China has become in 1912 the first Asian democracy.
He based his political philosophy on 3 principles:
He is unanimously recognized in China.
Moreover, Sun Yat-sen statue was found in Beijing, in a park that took his name.
You will find the reproduction of the sculpture in the Museum of the 1930s. 28 rue André- Morizet in Boulogne Billancourt.