Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Wiesbaden
Stadt Wiesbaden

Hessen

Am Warmer Damm

Friedrich von Schiller

Marbach am Neckar 1759 - Weimar 1805
German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright
(Wikipedia)
Josef Uphues
1905

Wiesbaden /  Friedrich von Schiller   Wiesbaden /  Friedrich von Schiller

Description

Marble statue of Schiller on a marble pedestal with an allegorical figure TRAGöDIE, and on the sides heads LUSTSPIEL and SCHAUSPIEL.

Inscription(s)

SCHILLER

dem
dichterfürsten
FR v SCHILLER
in liebe und
verehrung
mdcclix - mdccccv

Signature

j. uphues

Annotation

The statue stands in front of the Hessisches Staatstheater.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°4'59" E 8°14'45"

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