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Arago medallion near the Louvre pyramid. In his "Hommage à Arago," commissioned as a memorial to François Arago (1786-1853), Jan Dibbets set over a hundred of these bronze medallions into the ground along the Paris Meridian from the southern to the northern boundaries of the City. Each of them is 12 cm in diameter, with Arago's name and showing north and south. (Photo credit: Poulpy) Mona Evans, "Full Meridian of Glory - book review" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art181703.asp

Hommage à Arago? Jan Dibbets made 135 bronze medallions to lay in various places along the Paris Meridian as a memoral to François Arago (1786-1853), (Credit: océane lesgourgues) But WHY is Arago's name misspelled here? Mona Evans, "Full Meridian of Glory - book review" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art181703.asp

Jan Dibbets, Horizons, Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris

Fx Reflects: Jan Dibbets, Horizons, Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris