Statues - Hither & Thither

Russia
Moscow - Москва

Tverskaya ulitsa 25/12
Тверская улица 25/12

Эмиль Григорьевич Гилельс

Emil' Grigor'yevich Gilel's

Odessa 1916 - Moscow 1985
Soviet Russian pianist
(Wikipedia)
I.O. Brodskiy
1988

Moscow - Москва /  Эмиль Григорьевич Гилельс   Moscow - Москва /  Эмиль Григорьевич Гилельс

Description

Bronze commemorative plaque with half-length portrait of Gilel's playing piano, depicted in an unusual diagonal angle.

Inscription(s)

В этом доме
с 1950 года по 1985 год жил
герой
социалистического
труда
лауреат
ленинской и
государственной
премии ссср
народный артист ссср
ЭМИЛЬ
ГРИГОРЬЕВИЧ
ГИЛЕЛЬС
In this house
lived from 1950 to 1985
hero of
socialist
labor
laureate of the
Lenin and
USSR State
Prizes
people's artist of the USSR
EMIL'
GRIGOR'YEVICH
GILEL'S

Tverskaya ulitsa 25 - Тверская улица 25

Residential building, built 1933-36 (right) and 1949 (left) and designed by architects A.K. Burov - А. К. Буров (his plaque is on the building) and V.A. Favorskiy - В. А. Фаворский

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 55°46'3" E 37°35'59"

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