Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Braunschweig
Stadt Braunschweig

Niedersachsen

Hagenmarkt

Heinrichsbrunnen

Henry the Lion Fountain

Henry the Lion (German: Heinrich der Löwe; 1129 - 6 August 1195), member of the Guelph dynasty, founder of Braunschweig cathedral
(Wikipedia)
Adolf Breymann & Ludwig Winter
Georg Howaldt (Braunschweig)
1874

Braunschweig /  Heinrichsbrunnen   Braunschweig /  Heinrichsbrunnen

Description

Bronze statue on the top of a fountain with bronze lions and dragons.

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Inscription(s)

HENRICUS
LEO

Signature

adolf breymann fec. dresden. 1869
g. howaldt gegossen

Old Postcard(s)

   
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Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Breymann, Adolf
  • Fountain
  • Henry the Lion
  • Howaldt (Braunschweig), Georg
  • Monarch
  • Statue
  • Winter, Ludwig
  • Location N 52°16'1" E 10°31'27"

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