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Goethe-Schiller-Denkmal

Goethe-Schiller Monument

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Frankfurt am Main 1749-Weimar 1832)
German writer and polymath; considered by many to be the most important writer in the German language and one of the most important thinkers in Western culture
(Wikipedia)
Friedrich von Schiller Marbach am Neckar 1759 - Weimar 1805
German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright
(Wikipedia)
Ernst Rietschel
Ferdinand von Miller (München)
1857

Weimar /  Goethe-Schiller-Denkmal   Weimar /  Goethe-Schiller-Denkmal

Description

Bronze statue of Goethe (left) and Schiller (right)

Inscription(s)

dem dichterpaar
GOETHE und SCHILLER
das vaterland.

Signature

Ernst Rietschel | inv. et fec. | Dresden 1856
Ferd. v. Müller | fudit | München 1857.

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 50°58'47" - E 11°19'32")

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Item Code: deth034; Photograph: 7 August 2013
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