Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Stuttgart
Stadt Stuttgart

Baden-Württemberg

Hegelplatz

Hermann-Burckhardt-Denkmal

Hermann Burckhardt Monument

Hermann von Burckhardt
Bad Cannstatt 1847 - Stuttgart 1907
Obermedizinalrat, Head of Surgical Department of the Ludwig Hosptal (1877-1883) and the Katharinenhospital (since 1883)
Ludwig Habich & R.W. Schönfeld
A. Brandstetter (München)
1911

Stuttgart /  Hermann-Burckhardt-Denkmal   Stuttgart /  Hermann-Burckhardt-Denkmal

Description

Bronze statue of a nude young man, on a stone pedestal with relief portrait of Burckhardt. Behind the statue is a semicircular stone wall with bench, with the inscription:

HEILEND DURCH WUNDEN LIESS ER GESUNDEN

Inscription(s)

burckhardt
1847-1907


in
dankbarkeit
gewidmet
dem
grossen arzt

Signature

(statue) monogram LH
guss v. a. brandstetter munchen

Annotation

Unveiled 11 October 1911. The architect was Paul Bonatz, the stone sculpture was by the sculptor R.W. Schönfeld.

Stuttgart / Hermann Burckhardt Denkmal

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Brandstetter (München), A.
  • Burckhardt, Hermann von
  • Commemorative Bench
  • Habich, Ludwig
  • Man (nude)
  • Physician
  • Schönfeld, R.W.
  • Location N 48°46'57" E 9°10'16"

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