Statues - Hither & Thither

Lithuania
Vilnius
Vilniaus apskritis

Vinco Kudirkos aikštė

Vincas Kudirka

Paežeriai 1858 - Vladislavovas (now Kudirkos Naumiestis) 1899
Lithuanian poet and physician, and the author of both the music and lyrics of the Lithuanian National Anthem, Tautiška giesmė
(Wikipedia)
Arūnas Sakalauskas
2009

Vilnius /  Vincas Kudirka   Vilnius /  Vincas Kudirka

Description

Bronze statue with behind it a 13 m high stylized bell-tower topped with the Lithuanian national symbol, the Columns of the Gediminids, and on the side the text of the national anthem written on glass.

Inscription(s)

VINCAS KUDIRKA

Signature

skulptorius arūnas sakalauskas ❘ architectas ričardas krištapavičius ❘ labdaros ir paramos fondas vinco kudirkos vardui įamžinti

Sculptor

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Location (N 54°41'15" - E 25°16'50")

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