Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Mainz
Stadt Mainz

Rheinland-Pfalz

Liebfrauenplatz

Johannes Gutenberg Büste

Bust of Johannes Gutenberg

Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg (Mainz c. 1398 - 1468)
German goldsmith, credited with being the inventor of the mechanical printing press
(Wikipedia)
Wäinö Aaltonen
1962

Mainz /  Johannes Gutenberg Büste   Mainz /  Johannes Gutenberg Büste

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

Johannes Gutenberg

Bronzebüste
von Prof. Wainö Aaltonen
Helsinki

Dem Gutenberg-Museum
zu seiner Wiedereröffnung 1962
vom Künstler geschenk

Den Guß stiftete der
Graphische Zentralverband
von Finnland

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 49°59'58" E 8°16'30"

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