Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Jimramov
kraj Vysočina

náměstí Jana Karafiáta 10

Jan Karafiát

Jimramov 1846 - Praha 1929
Czech clergyman of the Evangelical Church of Czech Brethren and author; best known for his classic children's book Broučci (beetle), first published in the early 1870s
(Wikipedia)
Antonín Lhoták
date?

Jimramov /  Jan Karafiát   Jimramov /  Jan Karafiát

Description

Bronze commemorative plaque with relief portrait.

Inscription(s)

zde se narodil 4. ledna 1846
spisovatel "broučků"
JAN KARAFIÁT
evang. reform. farář
Here was born on 4 January 1846
the writer of "Fireflies"
Jan Karafiát
evang. reform. vicar

Signed: lhotak
provedla fa. krátký a jirák praha iii

Sculptor

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Tags

Location N 49°38'4" E 16°13'27"

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