Russia

Statues - Hither & Thither

Site Search:
Moscow - Москва

Turgenevskaya ploshchad'
Тургеневская площадь

Владимир Григорьевич Шухов

Vladimir Grigor'yevich Shukhov

Grayvoron, Kurskaya guberniya 1853 - Moscow 1939
Russian engineer-polymath, scientist and architect, renowned for his pioneering works on new methods of analysis for structural engineering
(Wikipedia)
Salavat & Sergey Shcherbakov & Vladimir Shukhov
2008

Moscow - Москва /  Владимир Григорьевич Шухов   Moscow - Москва /  Владимир Григорьевич Шухов

Description

Bronze statue with on the bronze foot several objects and prizes related to Shukhov's work and inventions. To the monument belong also some bronze objects (machines, tree trunk with on it a large book with a small teacher and students).

Inscription(s)

инженер
В.Г. ШУХОВ
Engineer
V.G. Shukhov

памятник сооружен
в 2008 году
по постановлению
правительства москвы
принятому по инициативе
научно-технической
общественности россии
памятник
создан на средства
нефтяной компании
"лукойл"
и передан в дар
городу москве
Monument erected
in 2008
by order
of the Moscow Government
on the initiative
of the Science and Technology
Society of Russia
Monument
created by means of
Oil Company
"Lukoil"
and donated
to Moscow city
Signed:
скульпторы
щербаков с.а.
щербаков с.с.
шухов в.ф.
архитекторы
кузьмин а.в.
воскресенский и.н.
Sculptors:
Shcherbakov S.A.
Shcherbakov S.S.
Shukhov V.F.
Architects:
Kuz'min A.V.
Voskresenskiy I.N.

Annotation

The third sculptor, Vladimir Shukhov, is a great-grandson of Vladimir Grigor'yevich Shukhov.

Sculptors

Tags

Location (N 55°45'58" - E 37°38'8")

Item Code: ru155; Photograph: 13 July 2011
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt