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Die Hochzeitstänzer oder Aldegrever-Brunnen

The Wedding Dancers or Aldegrever Fountain

Heinrich Aldengrever
Paderborn 1502 - Soest 1555/61
German painter and engraver
(Wikipedia)
Kord Winter
1989

Soest /  Die Hochzeitstänzer <i>oder</i> Aldegrever-Brunnen   Soest /  Die Hochzeitstänzer <i>oder</i> Aldegrever-Brunnen

Description

Scupture group on a stone column showing a scene after a print of the engraver and renaissance painter Heinrich Aldegrever from the series the wedding dancers: two flutists and a trombonist. On the baseplate the monogram AG = Heinrich Aldengrever. Around de column is a fountain basin with a dolphin spouting water.

Soest - Die Hochzeitstänzer <i>oder</i> Aldegrever-Brunnen

Inscription(s)

ALDEGREVER BRUNNEN
9.8.1989 kord winter
gestiftet von der
sparkasse
soest

Signature

monogram 10.6.89

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Aldegrever, Heinrich
  • Dolphin
  • Engraver
  • Flute player
  • Fountain
  • Musician
  • Trombonist
  • Winter, Kord
  • Locatie (N 51°34'16" - E 8°6'26")

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