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Poortekerl

Harbour Lad

Heide Friede-Kinalzik
1989

Emmerich am Rhein /  Poortekerl   Emmerich am Rhein /  Poortekerl

Description

Sculpture of a port lad, staring out at the heavy barge traffic on the River Rhine. The sculpture commemorates the day labourers who used to wait to load and unload ships for a small wage.

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Poortekerl

Heide Friede-Kinalzik 1989

Emmerich am Rhein - Poortekerl

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 51°49'49" - E 6°14'14") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: denw820; Photograph: 28 July 2022
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