Statues - Hither & Thither

Switzerland
Zürich
Zürich (Kanton)

Utoquai

David

The young David, the future king of Israel, defeats Goliath, a giant Philistine warrior. David hurls a stone from his sling with all his might and hits Goliath in the center of his forehead, Goliath falls on his face to the ground, and David cuts off his head
(Wikipedia)
Ivar Johnsson
1921

Zürich /  David   Zürich /  David

Description

Bronze sculture of David with a sword in his hand, sitting on his left knee and with his right foot on Goliath's head.

Signature

ivar johnsson 1921-24

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 47°21'54" E 8°32'43"

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