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Heinrich Heine

Düsseldorf 1797 - Paris 1856
German poet and journalist (Wikipedia)
Arno Breker
1930

Sankt Goarshausen /  Heinrich Heine   Sankt Goarshausen /  Heinrich Heine

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

HEINRICH
HEINE
1797-1856

Signature

Arno Breker

Sculptor

Annotation

Heinrich Heine wrote in 1824 a famous poem Die Lore-Ley, which tells of the titular female as a kind of siren luring shipmen to distraction with her singing, who then crash on the rocks in the riverbed.

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Item Code: derp012; Photograph: 8 September 2010
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