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Kipi na Prvi gimnaziji

Statues at the First High School

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1873

Maribor /  Kipi na Prvi gimnaziji

Description

The buildng of the First Gymnasium, built in 1873 by the architect Wilhelm Bücher of Graz, has four statues on the balustrade of the attica, showing the Quadrivium, the four arts taught after teaching the trivium (grammar, logic and rhetoric):

Maribor - Kipi na Prva gimnazija
Aritmetika / Arithmetics
Maribor - Kipi na Prva gimnazija
Geometrija / Geometry
Maribor - Kipi na Prva gimnazija
Glasba / Music
Maribor - Kipi na Prva gimnazija
Astronomija / Astronomy

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Location (N 46°33'41" - E 15°38'53")

Item Code: si005; Photograph: 7 September 2016
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