OOSI Sculpture

Goethe-Schiller Monument

1929 / Ernest F. Rietschel / Cleveland

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This sculpture depicts the heroic sized figures of the iconic German literary duo, Johann Wolfgang Goethe (1749–1832) and Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805).

This sculpture is one of many copies of the original Ernest F. Rietschel's 1857 cast bronze statue that resides in Weimar, Germany.

The second photo shows the original still located in Germany.

Location: Across from 1033 East Boulevard | Previous Location: Wade Oval

County

: Cuyahoga

Citation

: Ernest F. Rietschel , “Goethe-Schiller Monument,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed September 18, 2018, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/172.

Dublin Core

Title

Goethe-Schiller Monument

Description

This sculpture depicts the heroic sized figures of the iconic German literary duo, Johann Wolfgang Goethe (1749–1832) and Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805).

This sculpture is one of many copies of the original Ernest F. Rietschel's 1857 cast bronze statue that resides in Weimar, Germany.

The second photo shows the original still located in Germany.

Date

1929

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Location Previous

Wade Oval

Location Site

Across from 1033 East Boulevard