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English: The Plaza Colón of Buenos Aires with the Fuente Monumental on the front and the Casa de Gobierno on the background. The fountain had been ordered to Fonderie d'art Val D'Osne of Paris. French artists Mathurin Moreau and Paul Liénard designed the fountain that had 12 m height and was decorated with Neptunes, naiads, children, figureheads and volutes.
The fountain would be later replaced for the statue of Christopher Columbus, being moved to Costanera Sur (in the 1920s) and then to the intersection of de Mayo and 9 de Julio avenues, where it remains nowadays.
Español: La Plaza Colón de Buenos Aires con la Fuente Monumental al frente, y la Casa de Gobierno detrás. La fuente había sido encargada a la casa Fonderie d'art Val D'Osne de París. Los artistas franceses Mathurin Moreau y Paul Liénard diseñaron el monumento, que tenía 12 m de atura y fue decorada con Neptunos, náyades, niños, mascarones y volutas.
La fuente sería reemplazada posteriormente por la estatua de Cristóbal Colón, siendo trasladada a la Costanera Sur (en los años '20) y luego a la esquina de las avenidas de Mayo y 9 de Julio, donde aún permanece.
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current15:15, 9 April 2013Thumbnail for version as of 15:15, 9 April 2013750 × 506 (51 KB)Roberto Fiadone{{Information |Description= {{es|Imagen de 1920 donde se ve a la fuente Monumental, en donde hoy esta la Plaza Colón. La fuente de Val D'Osne fue en ese año trasladada para ser reemplazadapor el Monumento a Colón de Zochi. Las diversas partes fueron...
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