Guy de Maupassant – Rouen

Recognised as a master short story writer, Maupassant was a protégé of Gustave Flaubert. Maupassant also lived for some time in Rouen, attending school there from age 13. While a student in Rouen, he often visited Flaubert at his house on the Seine at Croisset. There he met other famous writers such as Zola and Turgenev.

Maupassant Bust Rouen

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