Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Hamburg
Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg

Gänsemarkt

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Kamenz 1729 - Braunschweig 1781
German writer, philosopher, dramatist, publicist, and art critic
(Wikipedia)
Fritz Schaper
Bronzegießerei Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin)
1881

Hamburg /  Gotthold Ephraim Lessing   Hamburg /  Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Description

Bronze statue of Lessing, with on the socle relief medallion of

 
c. ekhof 1720-1778

 

h.s. reimarus 1694-1768

Inscription(s)

gotthold ephraim
LESSING
1729-1781
errichtet
1881

Signature

f. schaper 1881
gegossen von / h. gladenbeck und sohn

Annotation

Sculptor

Tags

  • Ekhof, Conrad
  • Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin), Bronzegießerei
  • Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim
  • Philosopher
  • Reimarus, Hermann Samuel
  • Schaper, Fritz
  • Statue (man sitting)
  • Writer / poet
  • Location N 53°33'18" E 9°59'19"

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