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Saint-Martin church of Villers-sur-mer

Church Square


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The Saint-Martin church is a remarkable example of the neo-Gothic style which flourished in Normandy at the end of the 1874th century. Thanks to donations, it replaced the old church in XNUMX, which became
too cramped.

Sculptures by the Jacquier brothers and stained glass windows in the Duhamel Marette workshop are classified as historic monuments. Workshop installed in Evreux, he delivers to Villers-sur-mer for this church, an exceptional set of 51 colored canopies, considered as one of the masterpieces of Lower Normandy art from the end of the XNUMXth century.
A painting by Jean-Joseph Benjamin-Constant representing "Saint Joseph foster father of Christ" is also classified.

Nave of the Saint-Martin church inDeauville

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