Statues - Hither & Thither

Austria
Graz
Steiermark

Hauptplatz 1
(Rathaus)

Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus

Statues at the Front Façade of the Town Hall


c. 1890

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Description

Originally there were a number of monarch in niches in the façade of the town hall, these were all removed in 1957. The allegorical statues above the porch were re-installed in 2001:

Graz - Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus
Handel / Trade
Graz - Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus
Wissenschaft / Science
Graz - Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus
Kunst / Art
Graz - Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus
Gewerbe / Craft

On the top of the façade is a knight in armour.

Graz - Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus

Graz - Statuen am Frontfassade Rathaus

Sources & Information

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Locatie (N 47°4'14" - E 15°26'18")

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Item Code: atst075; Photograph: 6 September 2016
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