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Nordrhein-Westfalen

Schillerstraße / Wilhelmsplatz

Friedrich von Schiller

Marbach am Neckar 1759 - Weimar 1805
German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright
(Wikipedia)
Johann Heinrich Dannecker & Theodor Wagner
1837/1956

Herford /  Friedrich von Schiller   Herford /  Friedrich von Schiller

Description

Bronze bust, inscribed FRIEDRICH VON SCHILLER.
The bust is cast after a marble model made by Dannecker 1812-14. After this model, Theodor Wagner made in 1837 the mold for the bronze bust, of which several were made.

Signature

Dannecker
Th. Wagner fec./Stuttgart 1837

Annotation

The original bust of 1905 was molten during World War II and in 1956 a second cast of the same bust was placed.

Herford - Friedrich von Schiller

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Location (N 52°7'7" - E 8°40'9")

Item Code: denw308; Photograph: 4 April 2014
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