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Austria
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Resselpark (4.)

Siegfried Marcus

(Malchin, Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1831 - Wien 1898) German-born Austrian inventor and automobile pioneer
(Wikipedia)
Franz Seifert
1932

Wien /  Siegfried Marcus   Wien /  Siegfried Marcus

Description

Stone bust of Marcus, with on the pedestal a relief of a nude man on a wheel.

Inscription(s)

dem wiener mechaniker
SIEGFRIED
MARCUS

1831       1898

erfinder
des benzinautomobils
1864

das in wien erfundene
automobil nahm
seinen siegeslauf
über die ganze erde
errichtet
von seinen freunden
und verehrern
1932

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°11'57" E 16°22'10"

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