Emanuele II Statue
Public Art : Emanuele II Statue
Sculptor : © Ercole Rosa (1846-1893)
Description : The bronze equestian statue depicts
Vitorio Emanuele on his stead leading the troops in the Battle of San Martino . On the base there are reliefs
depicting the Piedmontese troops entering Milan during the War of Independence . On the sides of the statue there
are two marble lions.
Date Unveiled: 1896
Location: The monument to Vittorio can be found at
the Piazza del Duomo (near the impressive shopping center Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II), Milan, Italy.