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Manneken Pis

Place

"Manneken Pis" is a landmark small bronze sculpture in Brussels, depicting a naked little boy urinating into a fountain's basin. It was designed by Hiëronymus Duquesnoy the Elder and put in place in 1618 or 1619.

Music

"Manneken Pis" is a musical album of Noordkaap, soundtrack.

  • also known as Manneken Pis Soundtrack
  • released in (22 years ago)

Film

"Manneken Pis" is a 1995 Belgian comedy-drama film directed by Frank Van Passel and written by Christophe Dirickx. It premiered in May 1995 at the Cannes Film Festival. It received the André Cavens Award for Best Film and four awards at the Joseph Plateau Awards.

  • country: Belgium
  • language: Dutch Language
  • music by Noordkaap
  • genres: Romance Film, Comedy, Drama
  • released on (20 years ago)

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Google previewLetters from England (2016)

by Don Manuel Alvarez Espriella by Carol Bolton

wThe Manneken Pis is a famous Brussels landmark, featuring a small bronze sculpture of a naked boy urinating into the basin ...

Google previewLet's Go Paris, Amsterdam & Brussels: The Student Travel Guide (2013)

by Harvard Student Agencies, Inc.

Manneken Pis is a straight shot from the Grand Place down rue de L'Etuve; going farther east and south will lead you into the Upper Town. Northwest of the Grand Place, boulevard Anspach, accessible by Metro stop Bourse, is a diagonal that ...

Google previewBelgium (2009)

by George Wingfield

The Manneken Pis is a small bronze fountain sculpture of a little boy urinating. The legend is that, when the city was under siege in the fourteenth century, its attackers placed explosive charges within the city walls to destroy them. A little boy ...

Google previewA Royal Engineer at War 1940-1945 (2017)

From Crossing the Desert to Crossing the Rhine by Martyn R. Ford-Jones

The real Manneken Pis is a twofoot high bronze statue of a little naked boy whose urinating posture forms a fountain issuing into a pool below. This unusual fountain structure, designed and built around 1619, has become a symbol of Brussels ...

Google previewCapital Cities around the World: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture by Roman Adrian Cybriwsky

Manneken Pis is a small bronze statue of a boy peeing that is a landmark of the city. There are many colorful stories as to the origin of this particular image. Other landmarks are the Palace of Justice, the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, which is ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

Nieuwe Kerk, Pont du Gard, Rubenshuis, Schönbrunn, Versailles, Wienerwald 11 Afsluitdijk, Black Forest, Eiffel Tower, Königsplatz, Manneken Pis, Mount Elbrus, Rijksmuseum, Simplon Pass, Vatican City, Vienna Woods 12 Abbey Theatre, ...

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