Statues - Hither & Thither

Lithuania
Vilnius
Vilniaus apskritis

Gedimino prospektas
(Žemaitė skveras)

Žemaitė - Julija Beniuševičiūtė-Žymantienė

Bukantė 1845 - Marijampolė 1921
Lithuanian/Samogitian writer; born to impoverished gentry, she became one of the major participants in the Lithuanian National Revival.
(Wikipedia)
Petras Aleksandravičius
1970

Vilnius /  Žemaitė - Julija Beniuševičiūtė-Žymantienė   Vilnius /  Žemaitė - Julija Beniuševičiūtė-Žymantienė

Description

Bronze statue of a sitting woman with a book on her lap.

Inscription(s)

ŽEMAITĖ

Signature

Aleksandravičius | 1970

Annotation

The architects of the monument are Algimantas and Vytautas Nasvytis.

Vilnius - Žemaitė - Julija Beniuševičiūtė-Žymantienė

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 54°41'18" - E 25°16'27")

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Item Code: lt058; Photograph: 13 July 2013
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