Statues - Hither & Thither

Lithuania
Palanga
Klaipėdos apskritis

Vytauto gatvė / J. Basanavičiaus gatvė

Jonas Basanavičius

Ožkabaliai 1851 - Wilno [Vilnius] 1927
physician, activist and proponent of Lithuania's National Revival and founder of the first Lithuanian language newspaper Aušra
(Wikipedia)
Juozas Zikaras
1923/2002

Palanga /  Jonas Basanavičius   Palanga /  Jonas Basanavičius

Description

Bronze bust on a large red granite pedestal.

Inscription(s)

JONAS
BASANAVIČIUS

· tauta
nesirūpinanti
savo praeitimi
neturi ateities
dr. J. Basanavičius

skulptorius
juozas zikaras - 1923
architektas
vytautas moncevičius

sumanytojai-
petras gabrėnas
inž. vitalius litvaitis

vykdytojai-
palangos savivaldybė
palangos kultūros
remimo fondas
vytauto didžiojo karo
muziejus
2002-03-30

nepriklausomybės
atkūrimo akto signataro
bronislovo lubio
dovana

people
who don't know
their past
have no future
dr. J. Basanavičius

Sculptor
J. Zikaras - 1923
Architect
Vytautas Moncevičius

Organizers:
Petras Gabrėnas
Engineer Vitalius Litvaitis

promoters:
Palanga municipality
Palangos Culture Support Fund
Vytautas the Great War Museum
30 March 2002

Gift of
the signatory of the Act of
Re-Establishment of the Independence
Bronislovas Lubys

Signature

J. Zikaras

Palanga - Jonas Basanavičius

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 55°54'59" - E 21°3'56")

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