Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Greifswald
Stadt Greifswald im Lkr. Vorpommern-Greifswald

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Lappstraße

Caspar David Friedrich

Greifswald 1774 - Dresden 1840
German Romantic landscape painter
(Wikipedia)
Claus Görtz
2010

Greifswald /  Caspar David Friedrich   Greifswald /  Caspar David Friedrich

Description

Bronze statue of Friedrich stepping in a corten steel construction looking as a part of a Gothic window. The statue is in fact just a cloak, a head, a hand with a stick and one leg.

Inscription(s)

CASPAR DAVID FRIEDRICH
geboren am 5.9.1774 in greifswald

CLAUS GÖRTZ
bildhauer

2010 errichtet auf initiative
der helmut-maletzke-stiftung

finanziert durch spenden
von bürgern und institutionen

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 54°5'43" E 13°22'44"

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