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Statue of André Bessette
Statue Place Frère André.jpg
The statue in 2010
Artist Émile Brunet
Medium Bronze sculpture
Subject André Bessette
Location Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Coordinates 45°30′12″N 73°34′00″W / 45.50334°N 73.56664°W / 45.50334; -73.56664Coordinates: 45°30′12″N 73°34′00″W / 45.50334°N 73.56664°W / 45.50334; -73.56664

The Statue of André Bessette (French: Monument au Frère André) is an outdoor bronze sculpture in Place du frère Andre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The monument is of André Bessette, more commonly known as Brother André (French: Frère André), and since his canonization as Saint André. The statue was created by Canadian sculptor Émile Brunet. It was inaugurated on November 2, 1986 in the presence of Mayor Jean Drapeau.

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