Statues - Hither & Thither

Switzerland
Sankt Gallen
Sankt Gallen (Kanton)

Marktgasse

Joachim von Watt

Joachim Vadian

St. Gallen 1484 - St. Gallen 1551
Swiss humanist and scholar and also mayor and reformer in St. Gallen
(Wikipedia)
Richard Kissling
Val d`Osne (Paris)
1934

Sankt Gallen /  Joachim von Watt   Sankt Gallen /  Joachim von Watt

Description

Bronze statue

Inscription(s)

Around the base plate of the statue:
ioachim von watt gebo
ren mcccclxxxiv gestorben
mdli · richard kissling
mdcccciv fonderie ... val d'osne / 58 bd. voltaire paris

VADIAN
1484-1551

Information Sign

JOACHIM VON WATT
geboren 1484 in st. gallen
gestorben 1551 in st. gallen
bürgermeister seiner vaterstadt
förderer der reformation
stadtarzt und geschichtsschreiber
als humanist "vadianus" genannt

Sankt Gallen - Joachim von Watt

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 47°25'31" E 9°22'34"

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