Figuren aus dem Verkehrswesen
Allegorical Figures from Transportation
Four allegorical statues at the top of ionic columns in the central bay of the Bregenz post office, built in 1895 by the architect Friedrich Setz:
Eisenbahn - Railways
, Female figure with winged wheel, a switch signal and winged sandals.
Post & Telegraph
- Male figure with scroll, telegraph pole and eagle.
Strassenverkehr - Road Trafic
- Female figure with a caduceus and a milestone.
Schiffahrt - Navigation
- Male figure with a rudder.
At the top the gable is a statue of a young hornblower.
Unknown artist. Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Sources & Information
Liste der denkmalgeschützten Objekte in Bregenz
Location (N 47°30'19" - E 9°44'52")
; Photograph: 4 October 2014
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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