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Slovenia
Ljubljana
Osrednjeslovenska

Poljanski nasip 2
(Pravna faculteta)

Martin Pegius (& France Prešeren)

Martin Pegius, Slovenian: Martin Virnik
Polhov Gradec, between 1508 and 1523 - Salzburgca. 1592
Slovenian Lawyer and astrologist (Slovenska Biografija)
Mirsad Begić
2003

Ljubljana /  Martin Pegius (& France Prešeren)   Ljubljana /  Martin Pegius (& France Prešeren)

Description

Bronze bust of Martin Pegius, with on his back a relief portrait of Franc Prešeren (Vrba 1800 - Kranj 1849), Slovene poet, who has inspired virtually all later Slovene literature and has been generally acknowledged as the greatest Slovene classical author (Wikipedia).

Ljubljana - Martin Pegius (& France Prešeren) Ljubljana - Martin Pegius (& France Prešeren)

Inscription(s)

Martin Pegius

1523 - 1592

Signature

besic

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 46°3'6" E 14°30'39"

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