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Niedersachsen

Wasserstraße

Der Seher von Friesoythe

The Seer of Friesoythe

Theodor Caspar A.J. Wreesmann
1855 - 1941 Town clerk of Friesoythe foretold the almost complete destriction of the town in 1945
Holger Voigts
1992/2012

Friesoythe /  Der Seher von Friesoythe   Friesoythe /  Der Seher von Friesoythe

Description

Statue of the seer Wreesmann pointing to a model of the destroyed town.

Friesoythe - Der Seher von Friesoythe Friesoythe - Der Seher von Friesoythe

Inscription(s)

Around the town model:

Der Stadtschreiber und Seher von Friesoythe Theodor Caspar A.J. Wreesmann (1855-1941) sah fast vollständigen Zerstörung der Stadt, die 1945 Wahrheit wurde, voraus.

Signature

Voigts

Annotation

The 1992 sculpture was stolen in July 2011 and in June 2012 replaced by a new sculpture by the same sculptor.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 53°1'13" - E 7°51'28")

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Item Code: dens304; Photograph: 8 March 2015
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