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Johann Heinrich Voß

Sommerstorf 1751 - Heidelberg 1826
German classicist and poet, known mostly for his translation of Homer's Odyssey (1781) and Iliad (1793) into German; rector of the Otterndorf Latin School, 1778-1782
(Wikipedia)
Frijo Müller-Belecke
1999

Otterndorf /  Johann Heinrich Voß   Otterndorf /  Johann Heinrich Voß

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

JOHANN HEINRICH VOß
*1751 †1826

dichter und übersetzer
rektor der lateinschule

Signature

Fecit: F. Müller-Belecke 1999

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 53°48'26" - E 8°53'55")

Item Code: dens386; Photograph: 16 April 2016
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