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Stuttgardia


(Wikipedia)
Heinz Fritz
1905

Stuttgart /  Stuttgardia   Stuttgart /  Stuttgardia

Description

Bronze statue of a woman with a crenellated crown with oak branch and a model of the town hall of 1905 in her hands.

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Stuttgardia

Plastik von Heinz Fritz (1905) für den Turm des
1944 zerstörten Rathauses, erneut angebracht
1968. Modell für die "Stuttgardia" war
Else Weil, geboren in Stuttgart, in der NS-Zeit
als Jüdin in die USA geflüchtet, beerdigt auf
den Pargfriedhof.

Sculpture by Heinz Fritz (1905) for the tower
of the City Hall, destroyed 1944, replaced 1968.
The model was Else Weil, Stuttgart native, who
fled from the Nazis to the USA as a Jew and
has been buried in the cemetery Pragfriedhof.

Sculpture de Heinz Fritz (1905) pour la tour de
la mairie détruite en 1944 et reconstruite en
1968. L'effigie de la «Stuttgardia» est Else Weil,
juive née à Stuttgart, réfugiée aux Etats-Unis
à l'époque nazie et enterrée au cimetière
Pragfriedhof

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 48°46'30" - E 9°10'39")

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