Statues - Hither & Thither

Switzerland
Vevey
Vaud

Rue d'Italie

Ignace Jan Paderewski

Kurilovka, Litin uyezd, Podolia Governorate 1860 - New York 1941
Polish pianist and composer, and also a major politician, and spokesman for Polish nationalism
(Wikipedia)
Alphons Friedrich Magg
1964/2011

Vevey /  Ignace Jan Paderewski   Vevey /  Ignace Jan Paderewski

Description

Bronze bust on a fountain of 1873.

Information Sign

Buste d'Ignace Paderewski
Bronze d'Alphons Friedrich Magg (1891-1967)
Cette sculpture est mise à la disposition
de la Ville de Vevey
par la Commune de Montreux

Annotation

Inaugurated 8 July 2011. The bust was bought in 1964 by syndic Jean-Jacques Cevey of Montreux for a sculpture exposition.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 46°27'30" E 6°50'53"

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