Born Brussels. Chief Architect of the City of Brussels.
Major works: Palais de Justice, Colonne du Congrès, Ste-Catherine church, Notre-Dame de Laken church.
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The bust is dated 1887.
Inaugurated in the reign of Leopold II, 15 October 1883. --- Joseph Poelaer...
Foundation stone laid by King Leopold I on 25 September 1850, monument inaugu...
Poelaert designed the vase/plinth while Fraikin was commissioned for the fema...
Designed the National Library,
Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
You have nothing to lose but your chains!
Nurse who helped soldiers escape from occupied Belgium during WW1.
Fell in love in Brussels.