Freie Hansestadt Bremen
Sandstraße 5 (Wihadistraße)
Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg (Mainz c. 1398 - 1468)
German goldsmith, credited with being the inventor of the mechanical printing press
Stone statue of Gutenberg reading in an open book in his left hand.
This facade was built in 1882 after designs of Wilhelm Hermann Lüninghusen.
- Unknown artist. Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Sources & Information
Location (N 53°4'31" - E 8°48'36")
Item Code: dehb010; Photograph: 18 July 2013
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