Statues - Hither & Thither

Estonia
Tartu
Tartumaa

Lossi
(Kuradisild - Devil's Bridge)

Czar Alexander I

St. Petersburg 1777 - Taganrog 1825
Czar of Russia from 1801 - 1825 and the first Russian King of Poland from 1815 to 1825. He was also the first Russian Grand Duke of Finland and Lithuania
(Wikipedia)
Constance von Wetter-Rosenthal
1913

Tartu /  Czar Alexander I   Tartu /  Czar Alexander I

Description

Bronze portrait medallion on the Devil's Bridge over Lossi street. On the other side is a medallion with the dates 1613 1913. The bridge was dedication to the 330 year reign of the Romanovs.

Tartu - Czar Alexander I Tartu - Czar Alexander I

Inscription(s)

ALEXANDRO PRIMO

Signature

CvWR / 1913

Tartu - Czar Alexander I

Sculptor

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Location (N 58°22'44" - E 26°42'57")

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