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Rostock
Hansestadt Rostock

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Slüterstraße
(Petrikirche)

Liegende und Stehender

Lying Woman and Standing Man

Wolfgang Friedrich
1999

Rostock /  Liegende und Stehender

Description

Two statues of a robed man and woman flanking the stairs leading to the Petrikirche.
The female, lying figure symbolizes the organic landscape, the shore, the welcoming element. The towering standing figure symbolizes the structurally-Gothic principle with reference to the city's founding.

Rostock - Liegende und Stehender Rostock - Liegende und Stehender

Signature

(both) w. friedrich 99 k.l.

Information Sign

Wolfgang Friedrich
LIEGENDE
und
STEHENDER

1999
Bronze

Eigentum der Hansestadt Rostock

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 54°5'27" - E 12°8'52")

Item Code: demv114; Photograph: 4 August 2016
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