(Rathaus - Seite Schmiedgasse)
Statuen am Westfassade Rathaus
Statues at the West Façade of the Town Hall
In the central part of the west façade are two statues of Landsknechte (soldiers), representing the defence to the Turks in the 17th century and in niches at the third floor two statues of monarchs by Hans Brandstetter and Karl Lachner:
All other statues of emperors were removed in 1957.
- Ottokar II, Margrave of Styria (1084-1122) (Wikipedia).
- Leopold V (1157-1194), the Virtuous, Duke of Austria (1177-1194) and Styria (1192-1194) (Wikipedia).
- Hans Brandstetter (Michlbach, Gemeinde Hitzendorf, Steiermark, 1854 - Graz 1925),
Sources & Information
Locatie (N 47°4'12" - E 15°26'18") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: atst073; Photograph: 6 September 2016
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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