Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Wiesbaden
Stadt Wiesbaden

Hessen

Rheinstraße 55/57
(Hessische Landesbibliothek)

Johannes Gutenberg

Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg (Mainz c. 1398 - 1468)
German goldsmith, credited with being the inventor of the mechanical printing press
(Wikipedia)
Carl Wilhelm Bierbrauer
1913

Wiesbaden /  Johannes Gutenberg   Wiesbaden /  Johannes Gutenberg

Description

Stone statue on the trumeau between the entrance doors of the Library.

Inscription(s)

GVTENBERG

Signature

w. bierbrauer

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 50°4'40" - E 8°14'14")

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Item Code: dehs095; Photograph: 25 September 2012
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