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Germany
Dresden
Stadt Dresden

Sachsen

Augustussttrasse / Neumarkt
(Johanneum)

Medaillonporträts am Johanneum

Portrait Medaillons on the Johanneum


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Dresden /  Medaillonporträts am Johanneum

Description

On the façade of the Johanneum are portrait medallions of Duke Henry IV the Pious (Heinrich der Fromme), the electors Moritz, Augustus and Christian I and Johann Friedrich Böttger (the only one photographed). On the Augustusstraße side the portrait of Johann Friedrich Böttger above a statue of Elector Christian I in a niche and a relief portrait of Augustus II the Strong.

Inscription(s)

joh.fr. böttger

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°3'6" E 13°44'23"

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Item Code: desn025; Photograph: 21 January 2011
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