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Medaillonporträts am Johanneum

Portrait Medaillons on the Johanneum


Dresden /  Medaillonporträts am Johanneum


On the façade of the Johanneum are portrait medallions of Duke Henry IV the Pious (Heinrich der Fromme), the electors Moritz, Augustus and Christian I and Johann Friedrich Böttger (the only one photographed). On the Augustusstraße side the portrait of Johann Friedrich Böttger above a statue of Elector Christian I in a niche and a relief portrait of Augustus II the Strong.

Inscription(s) böttger

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Location (N 51°3'6" - E 13°44'23")

Item Code: desn025; Photograph: 21 January 2011
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