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Hungary
Budapest
Budapest Főváros

Kossuth Lajos tér (V.)

Kovács Béla

(Patacs 1908 - Pécs, 1959)
Hungarian politician, Minister of Agriculture, 1945-46 and in the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
(Wikipedia)
Kligl Sándor
2002

Budapest /  Kovács Béla   Budapest /  Kovács Béla

Description

Bronze statue of Kovács, leaning on a railing on a Carrara marble platform draped with white veil.

Inscription(s)

KOVÁCS BÉLA
1908 - 1959

a szovjet hatóságok által ártatlanul elhurcolt államférfi

állíttatta az emlékbizottság a nemzeti kulturális örokség minisztériumának támogatásával
a kommunista diktatúrák áldozatainak emléknap an, 2002. február 25-én

The Soviet authorities deported this innocent statesman

Memorial erected with support of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage
Victims of the communist dictatorship Memorial Day, 25 February 2002

Signed: kligl sándor / szobrászművész / 2002

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 47°30'18" E 19°2'44"

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