Sculpture by Auguste Rodin. Photo taken at Musée Rodin, Paris.
All over the world, there are 12 original casts of this famous sculpture, while the original cast from 1895 still stands at Calais.
Les Bourgeois de Calais is a monument to an occurrence in 1347 during the Hundred Years’ War, when Calais, an important French port on the English Channel, was under siege by the English for over a year. Read more here – WIKIPEDIA