Statues - Hither & Thither

Slovenia
Maribor
Podravska

Slomškov trg

Anton Martin Slomšek

Slom 1800 - Maribor 1862
Slovenian bishop, author, poet, and advocate of Slovene culture; beatified in 1999 by Pope John Paul II
(Wikipedia)
Marjan Drev
1991

Maribor /  Anton Martin Slomšek   Maribor /  Anton Martin Slomšek

Description

Bronze statue of Bishop Slomšek sitting on a chair with a book on his lap and a cross-staff in his hand. On the back of the chair is the bishop's coat of arms.

Maribor - Anton Martin Slomšek

Inscription(s)

ANTON MARTIN SLOMŠEK 1800-1862


prvi mariborski škof narodni buditelj vzgojitelj in pisec

ANTON MARTIN SLOMŠEK 1800-1862
First bishop of Maribor, national educator, teacher and writer

Signature

Drev

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 46°33'33" E 15°38'39"

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