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Carl Ritter

Quedlinburg 1779 - Berlin 1859
German geographer. Along with Alexander von Humboldt, he is considered one of the founders of modern geography
(Wikipedia)
Eduard Uhlenhuth
Bronzegießerei Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin)
1865

Quedlinburg /  Carl Ritter   Quedlinburg /  Carl Ritter

Description

Bronze bust of Ritter, placed in a gothic turret.

Inscription(s)

Dem Meister der wissenschaftlichen Erdkunde

Carl Ritter,

geb. in Quedlinburg, 7. August 1779.

zu Berlin 28 September

1859.

Quedlinburg - Carl Ritter

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°46'54" - E 11°8'13")

Item Code: desa064; Photograph: 11 August 2013
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