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Hölderlin Monument

Friedrich Hölderlin
(Lauffen am Neckar 1770 - Tübingen 1843)
major German lyric poet, commonly associated with the artistic movement known as Romanticism
(Wikipedia)
Emmerich Andresen
1881 (1872)

Tübingen /  Hölderlin-Denkmal   Tübingen /  Hölderlin-Denkmal

Description

Marble 'hellenic' statue of Hölderlin.

Inscription(s)

Dem Hohen Sänger, der durch
Wolkennacht emporgestrebt zum
Lichtreich ew'ger Schöne, ver-
schwisternd mit dem Reiz der
Griechentöne des deutschen
Sanges urgewalt'ge Macht.
Ihm sei aus Geniushändler
dargebracht der ewiggrüne
Stirnschmuck der Kamöne.
Hamerling

Enthüllt am 30. Juni 1881
zu Hölderlins Gedenken

Signature

e. andresen 1872.

Sculptor

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Location (N 48°31'23" - E 9°3'29")

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Item Code: debw222; Photograph: 30 September 2014
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