Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Dresden
Stadt Dresden

Sachsen

An der Frauenkirche

Martin Luther

Eisleben 1483 - Eisleben 1546
German priest and professor of theology who initiated the Protestant Reformation
(Wikipedia)
Ernst Rietschel & Adolf von Donndorf
C.A. Bierling (Dresden)
1885

Dresden /  Martin Luther   Dresden /  Martin Luther

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

MARTIN LUTHER

On the front a laurel wrath with on the ribbon the text errichtet mdcccxxxv

Signature

E. Rietschel fec. 1861
Gegossen von C. Albert Bierling, Dresden 1885.

Annotation

The head is formed after a clay model made by Ernst Rietschel for the Luther Monument in Worms.

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°3'5" E 13°44'27"

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