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Česlovas Sasnauskas

Kapčiamiestis 1867 - St. Petersburg 1916
Lithuanian composer
(Wikipedia)
Antanas Aleksandravičius
Siauruju Geležink Centr Dirbtuvės (Kaunas)
1933

Kaunas /  Česlovas Sasnauskas   Kaunas /  Česlovas Sasnauskas

Description

Bronze bust on a red granite column with a relief showing a lyra and the name ČESLOVAS SASNAUKAS.

Signature

antanas | aleksandravičius
Siauruju Geležink Centr | Dirbtuvės | Kaunas 1933 m. (Narrow gauge railway Center Workshops Kaunas in 1933).

Miesto sodas - City Garden

In the City Garden between the Laisvės alėja and the Musical Theatre are eight busts of composer and singers:
  1. Česlovas Sasnauskas, by Antanas Aleksandravičius, 1933.
  2. Mikas Petrauskas, by Bronius Pundzius, 1939.
  3. Juozas Gruodis, by Konstantinas Bogdanas, 1984.
  4. Kipras Petrauskas, by Leonas Strioga, 1985.
  5. Stasys Šimkus, by Mindaugas Šnipas, 1987.
  6. Juozas Naujalis, by Mindaugas Šnipas, 1989.
  7. Antanas Kučingis, by Stasys Žirgulis, 1999.
  8. Jeronimas Kačinskas, by Algimantas Šlapikas, 2007.

Kaunas - Miesto sodas

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Location (N 54°53'48" - E 23°54'23")

Item Code: lt099; Photograph: 14 July 2013
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