Louis Botinelly (26 January 1883 – 28 March 1962) was a French sculptor.
Botinelly was born on January 2, 1883 in Digne-les-Bains, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France. He died on March 26, 1962 in Marseille.
He was a sculptor.  His workshop was located on Rue Buffon in Marseille.  He designed two public sculptures which can be seen at the bottom of the main staircase of the Marseille-Saint-Charles Station : one, called ‘Colonies of Asia,’ represents colonial Asia and the other, called ‘Colonies of Africa,’ represents colonial Africa.   They were exhibited at the Gare Saint-Charles in 1927.  He designed a bust of Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914), which is displayed in the Parc Jourdan in Aix-en-Provence. -Provence . Additionally, he designed the statues of Joan of Arc and of Jesus inside the Church of St. Vincent de Paul in Marseille.  He also designed four statues of the Four Evangelists inside the Marseille Cathedral .    Inside the Church St. Ferreol the Augustinians is also displayed a sculpture of his Joan of Arc.  He also competed in the art competitions at the 1932 Summer Olympics . 
- The Louis Botinelly Boulevard in Marseille is named in his honor. 
- The Botinelly Elementary School , located at 23 Boulevard Botinelly in Marseille, is also named in his honor. 
- Luce Carbonnel, Louis Botinelly, 1883 – 1962 (Comité du Vieux-Marseille, 2001). 
- Laurent Noet, Louis Botinelly, Provencal sculptor: Catalog raisonné (Editions Mare and Martin, 2006). 
- List of works by Louis Botinelly
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- Jump up^ Dominique Auzias, Jean-Paul Labourdette,Provence 2011, Le Petit Futé, 2011, p. 282
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- Jump up^ Gjerde, Arild; Jeroen Heijmans; Bill Mallon; Hilary Evans (October 2017). “Louis_Botinelly Bio, Stats, and Results” . Olympics . Sports Reference.com . Retrieved 2017-11-17 .
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