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Slovenia
Žužemberk
Jugovzhodna Slovenija

Grajski trg

Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce

Monument for the famous men from Suhokranjec

Alenka Vidrgar
2015

Žužemberk /  Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce   Žužemberk /  Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce

Description

Three granite slabs each with a bronze portrait medaillon.

Žužemberk - Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce

knez janez vajkard auersperg
1615-1677

Žužemberk - Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce

dobrotnik škof dr janez gnidovec
1873-1939

Žužemberk - Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce

klasični filolog dr fran bradač
1885-1970

Johann Weichard Fürst von Auersperg
(Janez Vajkard Auersperg)
Žužemberk 1615 - Ljubljana 1677
Prime minister of Austria
(Wikipedia).

Janez Frančišek Gnidovec
Veliki Lipovec 1873 - Ljubljana 1939
Bishop of Skopje, 1924-1939
(Wikipedia).

Fran Bradač
Jama pri Dvoru 1885 - Ljubljana 1970
Slovenian classical philologist and translator
(Wikipedia).

Signature

(all three medaillons) vidrgar 2015

Žužemberk - Spomenik na znane Suhokranjce

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Auersperg, Johann Weichard von
  • Bishop
  • Bradač, Fran
  • Gallery of Honor
  • Gnidovec, Janez Frančišek
  • Minister
  • Philologist
  • Vidrgar, Alenka
  • Location N 45°49'50" E 14°55'46"

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