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Ferdinand Franz Wallraf & Johann Heinrich Richartz

Wilhelm Albermann
Bronzegießerei Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin)
1900

Köln /  Ferdinand Franz Wallraf & Johann Heinrich Richartz   Köln /  Ferdinand Franz Wallraf & Johann Heinrich Richartz

Description

Statues of Wallraf and Richartz, both sitting, and each on a simple base inscribed with the names WALLRAF and RICHARTZ

Köln - Ferdinand Franz Wallraf & Johann Heinrich Richartz

Ferdinand Franz Wallraf
(Köln 1748 - Köln 1824)
German botanist, mathematician, theologian, priest and art collector
(Wikipedia)

Köln - Ferdinand Franz Wallraf & Johann Heinrich Richartz

Johann Heinrich Richartz
(Köln 1796 - Köln 1861)
German businessman, founder of the first building of the Wallraf-Richartz-Museum
(Wikipedia)

Signature

(both) W. Alberman 1900.
aktien-gesellschaft vormals h. gladenbeck & sohn berlin-friedrichshagen

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Albermann, Wilhelm
  • Botanist
  • Businessman
  • Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin), Bronzegießerei
  • Philanthropist
  • Richartz, Johann Heinrich
  • Statue (man sitting)
  • Wallraf, Ferdinand Franz
  • Location (N 50°56'24" - E 6°57'18")

    Item Code: denw518; Photograph: 14 May 2016
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