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Minoritenplatz (1.)

Klemens Maria Hofbauer

Clement Mary Hofbauer

Taßwitz [Tasovice nad Dyjí] 1751 - Wien 1820
Moravian hermit and later a priest of the Redemptorist congregation
(Wikipedia)
Virgil Rainer & Oskar Thiede
1913 (copy 1958)

Wien /  Klemens Maria Hofbauer   Wien /  Klemens Maria Hofbauer

Description

Stone half-figure. In 1913 unveiled in bronze, destroyed in World War II, re-erected in stone in 1958.

Inscription(s)

der heilige
KLEMENS MARIA HOFBAUER
wirkte an dieser kirche
1808 - 1813

Saint
Klemens Maria Hofbauer
worked at this church
1808-1813

Signature

v. rainer 1913
reproduziert o. thiede 1958

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Location (N 48°12'34" - E 16°21'51")

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