Statues - Hither & Thither

Austria
Sankt Pölten
Niederösterreich

Franz-Josef-Promenade

Kaiser-Franz-Joseph-Denkmal

Emperor Francis Joseph Monument

(Wien-Schönbrunn 1830 - Wien-Schönbrunn 1916)
Emperor of Austria, 1848-1916
L. Zimmerl
1914 (1936)

Sankt Pölten /  Kaiser-Franz-Joseph-Denkmal   Sankt Pölten /  Kaiser-Franz-Joseph-Denkmal

Description

Commemorative bench with a portrait medaillon. The portrait medaillon is obviously renewed, since the signature of the sculptor has the date 1936.

Inscription(s)

unter der
glorreichen regierung
seiner apostol. majestät

KAISER FRANZ JOSEPH

zur erinnerung an die besichtigung
der regulierten traisen in st. pölten
durch seine majestät den kaiser
am 21. juni 1910 und aus anlass der
vollendung der in den jahren 1903
bis 1913 durchgeführten regulierung
des traisenflusses v. globlasbruck
bis traismauer.
errichtet v. landesausschusse des
erzherzogtumes österreich unt.
der enns. im jahre 1914

Under the
glorious government
of his apostolic majesty

EMPEROR FRANZ JOSEPH

to commemorate the visit
of the regulated Traisen in St. Pölten
by his majesty the emperor
on 21 June 1910 and on the occasion
of the completion of the in the years 1903
up to 1913 constructed regulation
of the river Traisen from Globlasbruck
to Traismauer.
Erected by the state committee of the
Archduchy of Austria under
the Enns in 1914

Signature

(medaillon) l. zimmerl 1936

Sankt Pölten - Kaiser-Franz-Joseph-Denkmal

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 48°12'7" E 15°38'2"

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