Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Passau
Stadt Passau

Bayern

Zengergasse 1
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Wenzeslaus von Thun

Wenzeslaus Graf von Thun und Hohenstein
Tetschen 1629 - Passau 1673
Bishop of Passau, 1664-1673
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1670

Passau /  Wenzeslaus von Thun   Passau /  Wenzeslaus von Thun

Description

Marble bust above the entrance.

Inscription(s)

hanc
Episcopalem Cvriam xxvii Aprilis
anno mdclxii per ignem totaliter
devastatam
WENCESLAVS EPVS. PASSAVEENSIS
et Gvrcensis sac. rom. Impery Princeps
præpositvs Salisbvrgensis
Comes de Thvn
Ætatis anno xli Regiminis avtemvi
sibi et svccesoribvs
in formam
præsentem anteriore mvlto præstantiorem
redegit et perfecit
Anno mdclxx

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 48°34'26" - E 13°27'56")

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