Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Heilbad Heiligenstadt
Lkr. Eichsfeld

Thüringen

Lindenallee

Lorenz Kellner

Kalteneber (Eichsfeld) 1811 - Trier 1892
German educator
(Wikipedia)
Werner Löwe
1897/1992

Heiligenstadt, Heilbad /  Lorenz Kellner   Heiligenstadt, Heilbad /  Lorenz Kellner

Description

Bronze bust in a granite pedestal.

Inscription(s)

Dr LORENZ KELLNER
1811-1892.
Mein Herz war stets der
Jugend zugewandt.
Und treuen Lehrern drückt
ich gern die Hand.
Errichtet
von den
katholischen
Lehrervereinen
Deutschlands
1897.
Was du willst, das wolle sein.
Und nichts wolle lieber sein!

Signature

W. LöWE 91

Annotation

The statue stands in front of the Lorenz Kellner School.
The 1897 bust was melted in the Second Worldwar and in 1992 at the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his death replaced by a new bust by Werner Löwe.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 51°22'46" - E 10°8'13")

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