Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Bremen
Freie Hansestadt Bremen

Am Wall

Heinrich W.M. Olbers

Arbergen near Bremen 1758 - Bremen 1840
German physician and astronomer, discoverer of the asteroids Pallas Athena and Vesta
(Wikipedia)
Carl Steinhäuser
1848

Bremen /  Heinrich W.M. Olbers   Bremen /  Heinrich W.M. Olbers

Description

Marble statue with on the four sides of the pedestal an astronomer with telescope, a physician with patient, Pallas Athene and Vesta.

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Inscription(s)

H.W.M. OLBERS
geb. 11. Octb. 1758.
gest. 2. März 1840.

Signature

c. steinhauser. roma 1848.


renoviert 1985 / die sparkasse in bremen / ihrem ersten sparer

Sculptor

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Location (N 53°4'27" - E 8°48'49")

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