Bronze sculpture of the Roman poet Virgil guiding Dante through Hell and Purgatory (from the Divine Comedy), with on the base the motto of the Eötvös Loránd university.
- Dante Alighieri (Florence c. 1265 - Ravenna 1321),
major Italian poet of the Middle Ages, partisan of Henry VII in the struggle between Guelphs and Ghibellines (Wikipedia)..
- Publius Vergilius Maro (70 - 19 BC), usually called Virgil or Vergil, ancient Roman poet of the Augustan period
"LVX E PRAETERITO LUCENS
FVTVRA ILLVMINAT TEMPORA"
Signed: buda i. / 2006
- Buda István (Győr 1952),
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Location (N 47°29'23" - E 19°3'31")
Item Code: hubp045; Photograph: 7 September 2012
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