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King of Prussia, 1861 - 1888, and the first German Emperor, 1871 - 1888
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Karl Janssen
1896

Düsseldorf /  Kaiser Wilhelm I   Düsseldorf /  Kaiser Wilhelm I

Description

Equestrian statue of the emperor, flanked by allegorical figures representing war and peace, and bronze reliefs on the sides:

 
1806-1807

1870-1871

Inscription(s)

Dem
Begründer
des deutschen
Reiches
das dankbare
Düsseldorf

Signature

Karl Janssen 1896

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°13'26" - E 6°46'54")

Item Code: denw065; Photograph: 6 August 2009  / updated: 2 March 2011
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