Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Detmold
Kr. Lippe

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Marktplatz

Donopbrunnen

Donop Fountain

Rudolph Hölbe
1902

Detmold /  Donopbrunnen   Detmold /  Donopbrunnen

Description

Sculpture representing a nymph, representing the Berlebecke (the small riving through Detmold) sitting on a rock around with stand some deer. The 'rock' stands in a square fountain basin of granite, with on two sides a bronze coat of arms of Detmold and a bronze portrait medaillon of Auguste von Donop, who founded the fountain.

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Inscription(s)

On the portrait medaillon:
Auguste
von Donop
geb. Anize
stiftete
dieser Brunnen
* d. 2. August
1810
† d. 8. Dezemb.
1883

Signature

(statue) Rud. Hölbe | erfund. u. model. | Dresden 1901 | lemgo 1948.
...r & Franz. Dresden-Löbbau
(portrait medaillon) Rud. Hölbe Dresden 1902.

Detmold - Donopbrunnen

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Berlebecke (river)
  • Deer
  • Donop, Auguste von
  • Fountain
  • Hölbe, Rudolph
  • Nymph
  • Water nymph
  • Woman with deer
  • Location (N 51°56'6" - E 8°52'44")

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