Statues - Hither & Thither

Austria
Sankt Pölten
Niederösterreich

Kardinal Franz König-Platz

Passauer Wolf

Wolf of Passau

Common figure in heraldry. Originally it depicts a red wolf on a silver shield. Used usually in direct historical connection with Passau
(Wikipedia)
Ferdinand Andri

1937-38

Sankt Pölten /  Passauer Wolf   Sankt Pölten /  Passauer Wolf

Description

Bronze sculpture of the Wolf of Passau, standing with his forepaws in a coat of arms of Sankt Pölten. This coat of arms shows in one half the Passau Wolf. The statue stands on a column, in front of this column is a fountain. The design is by the architect Rudolf Wondracek.

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Sankt Pölten - Passauer Wolf

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Location N 48°12'15" E 15°37'55"

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