Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Cheb
Karlovarský kraj

náměstí Krále Jiřiho z Poděbrad 43
(Špalíček)

David a Goliáš

David and Goliath

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)
Jaroslav Róna
2006

Cheb /  David a Goliáš   Cheb /  David a Goliáš

Description

Bronze sculpture in a corner niche, showing David sitting on Goliath's head.

Cheb - David a Goliáš

David and Goliath

In the Book of Samuel the story is told of the young David, the future king of Israel, defeating 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 (Website).

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 50°4'47" E 12°22'12"

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