Augustussttrasse / Neumarkt
Kurfürst Christian I. von Sachsen
Christian I, Elector of Saxony
Dresden 1560 - id. 1591
Elector of Saxony from 1586
On the Augustusstraße side of the Johanneum, is this statue of Elector Christian I in a niche, above it a relief portrait of
Johann Friedrich Böttger
en below it a portrait of
Augustus II the Strong
The original stables - later the Johanneum - was built during the reign of Christian I.
Christian Behrens (Gotha 1852 - Breslau 1905), German sculptor.
Christian I (Elector of Saxiony)
Location N 51°3'6" E 13°44'23"
; Photograph: 21 January 2011
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