3D scan creates ‘new’ historic statue

A high tech solution had to be found when Toulouse residents voted to move a statue to the city’s renovated Place Mage but the artwork was too fragile for the task.

La Déesse, made in plaster by José Clara in 1909, is kept in the Musée des Augustins but is so severely damaged that it cannot be put on public display.

The mairie did not want to ...

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