Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Dresden
Stadt Dresden

Sachsen

Brühlsche Terrasse

Gottfried Semper

Hamburg 1803 - Roma 1879
German architect, art critic, and professor of architecture
(Wikipedia)
Johannes Schilling
1892

Dresden /  Gottfried Semper   Dresden /  Gottfried Semper

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

gottfried
SEMPER

Signature

Johannes Schilling 1891

Annotation

Founded by the Verband Deutscher Architekten und Ingenieure (Association of German Architects and Engineers), because the Royal Saxon Court and the city of Dresden gave no money because Gottfried Semper's participation at the 1849 May Uprising in Dresden, despite his achievements in the Dresden architecture.

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°3'9" - E 13°44'38")

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