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Austria
Graz
Steiermark

Paulustorgasse

Mahnmal gegen den Krieg

Monument against War

also:
Ehren- und Mahnmal für die Gefallenen beider Weltkriege
Honour and memorial for the fallen of both World Wars
Alexander Silveri
1958-61

Graz /  Mahnmal gegen den Krieg

Description

Large relief (12 meter long, 3 meter high) with five large areas with figurative representations of war, death and suffering, but also hope to the terror and the countless fallen of both world wars. In front of the relief is a stone table with the inscription Den Toten zur Ehre, den Lebenden zur Mahnung 1914-1918 1939-1945.

Graz - Mahnmal gegen den Krieg Graz - Mahnmal gegen den Krieg
Graz - Mahnmal gegen den Krieg
Graz - Mahnmal gegen den Krieg Graz - Mahnmal gegen den Krieg

Signature

silveri

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 47°4'35" - E 15°26'25")

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Item Code: atst055; Photograph: 6 September 2016
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