Samuel von Basch
Samuel Siegfried Karl Ritter von Basch
(Praha 1837 - Praha 1905)
Austrian-Jewish physician who was best known as the personal physician of the emperor Maximilian of Mexico and the inventor of blood pressure meter
The bust is stolen on 6 June 2013.
v mariánských lázních
v roce 1880 objevil
a prvni zavedl
in Mariánské Lázně
he discovered in 1880
and first introduced
v. eibl 1987
The bust of Professor Samuel Basch was unveiled in 1930. During the Second World War, the bust was destroyed because of Professor Basch's Jewish origins, and used for war purposes. It was unveiled again on October 9, 1987.
- Vitĕzslav Eibl (Habří 1928 - 1992),
Czech sculptor of Mariánské Lázně.
Sources & Information
Location (N 49°58'32" - E 12°42'30")
Item Code: czkv015; Photograph: 13 September 2012
/ updated: 9 June 2013
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