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(Jupp-Schmitz-Plätzchen)

Jupp Schmitz

Köln 1901 - Köln 1991
German entertainer, and singer of Schlager and Krätzchen
(Wikipedia)
Olaf Höhnen
Jan Jirotka
1994

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Description

Sculpture showing Jupp Schmitz at his piano and scattered around the floor sheets of paper with song texts. On the floor sits a cat. Around the base is a text: JUPP SCHMITZ SÄNGER UND KOMPONIST 1901-1991. Below this text is a frieze with dancing people.

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Inscription(s)

gestiftet vom kuratorium
zur errichtung eines
jupp-schmitz-denkmals
unter dem vorsitz von
ferdi leisten 1994
bildhauer: olaf höhnen
guss: jan jirotka

Sculptor

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Location (N 50°56'17" - E 6°57'25")

Item Code: denw514; Photograph: 14 May 2016
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