Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Sessenheim
Bas-Rhin

Alsace

Rue Albert Fuchs 3

Mémorial Goethe

Goethe Memorial

Johann Wolfgang [since 1782: 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)
David d'Angers
1829

Sessenheim /  Mémorial Goethe   Sessenheim /  Mémorial Goethe

Description

Large stone bust of Goethe in a special memorial building with quotartons on the walls.

Sessenheim - Mémorial Goethe

Inscription(s)

vous Ítes un homme
napoleon

l'inépuisable
est dans sa nature
paul valéry

 

  david d'angers 1829

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 48°48'0" - E 7°59'7")

eXTReMe Tracker
Item Code: fral038; Photograph: 19 April 2012
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt