Statues - Hither & Thither

Slovenia
Ljubljana
Osrednjeslovenska

Vodnikov trg

Valentin Vodnik

Šiška 1758 - Ljubljana 1819 Carniolan priest, journalist and poet
(Wikipedia)
Alojz Gangl
1889

Ljubljana /  Valentin Vodnik   Ljubljana /  Valentin Vodnik

Description

Bronze statue. On the pedestal his name with beneath a fasces with a hand surrounded by a laurel wreath, and the name a. vodnik

Inscription(s)

VODNIK

Ne hčere, ne sina
Po meni ne bó-
Dovòlj je spomina
Me pesmi pojó

No daughters, no sons
after me may not be
enough memory for
singing songs

Signature

al. gangl Fecit 1888

Sculptor

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Location (N 46°3'2" - E 14°30'34")

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