Marble statue of Schubert sitting in a chair. On three faces of the pedestal are reliefs:
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- left: Die Instrumentalmusik / Instrumental music - winged woman with lyra, surrounded by children with musical instruments (left violin and triangle; right tambourine and flutes).
- front: Die Phantasie / The Phantasy - woman with lyra sitting on a sphinx.
- right: Die Vokalmusik / Vocal music - winged women surrounded by four singing children.
der wiener mænnergesang-verein
geboren zu wien am xxxi. jænner
gestorben zu wien am xix. november
carl kundmann. / fec. 1872
- Theophil von Hansen (København (Copenhagen) 1813 - Wien 1891),
Danish-Austrian architect, well known for his buildings and structures in Vienna, and is considered an outstanding representative of neoclassicism (bust)
- Carl Kundmann (Wien 1838 - Wien 1919),
Kundman made the statue and the reliefs, Hansen designed the socle.
Sources & Information
Location (N 48°12'20" - E 16°22'46")
Via the links below you can find the position:
Item Code: atwi103; Photograph: 10 September 2012
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