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Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen

Duve Fountain or Sower Fountain

Johann Duve
(Hannover 1611 - Hannover 1679)
businessman and banker, councillor of Hannover
(Wikipedia)
Georg Herting
1916

Hannover /  Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen   Hannover /  Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen

Description

Bronze statue of a sower, standing in a fountain basin on a round column with a relief portrait of Duve and reliefs with scenes from Duve's works of mercy:
  1. Portrait with the text 16/11 JOHANN DUVE 16/79.
  2. Man and horse and man lying on the ground
    Hannover - Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen
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    Hannover - Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen
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  3. Unknown
  4. Sitting man distributing gifts to the poor
    Hannover - Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen
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    Hannover - Duve-Brunnen oder Sämann-Brunnen
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Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Businessman
  • Duve, Johann
  • Fountain
  • Herting, Georg
  • Horse
  • Man with horse
  • Sower
  • Location (N 52°22'14" - E 9°43'50")

    Item Code: dens141; Photograph: 3 April 2014
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