Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Würzburg
Stadt Würzburg

Bayern

Geschwister-Scholl-Platz

Philipp Franz von Siebold

Würzburg 1796 - München 1866
German/Dutch researcher of Japan's flora and fauna
(Wikipedia)
Christian Roth
Ferdinand von Miller (München)
1882

Würzburg /  Philipp Franz von Siebold   Würzburg /  Philipp Franz von Siebold

Description

Bronze bust on a red marble (?) column with a relief showing Asian putti between palms, and holding a cloth with the text v. Siebold 1796-1866.

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Inscription(s)

Front of the column:
von Siebold.
Back:
Dem Erforscher Japans
die k.k. Gartenbau Gesellschaft in Wien
und
Seine Verehrer

Signature

Prof. Ch. Roth München 1882
v. Miller gegossen / München

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Botanist
  • Bust
  • Lizard
  • Miller (München), Ferdinand von
  • Roth, Christian
  • Siebold, Philipp Franz von
  • Zoologist
  • Location N 49°47'18" E 9°56'11"

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