Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria
Haus der Künstlerfamilien Gumpps
war von 1653 – 1765
die Wohnstätte der
der die bedeutendsten
Christof 1600 – 1672
Joh. Martin d.Ä. 1643 – 1729
Georg Anton 1687 – 1754
Joh. Martin d.J. 1686 – 1765
of which the most significant
baroque architects of
Innsbruck were members:
Christof 1600 - 1672
Johann Martin, the Elder 1643 - 1729
Georg Anton 1687 - 1754
Johann Martin, the Younger, 1686 - 1765
Location. 47° 16.042′ N, 11° 23.558′ E. Marker is in Innsbruck, Tyrol. Marker is on Kiebachgasse just from Schlossergasse, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Kiebachgasse 16, Innsbruck, Tyrol 6020, Austria.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kolb Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Magistrate Zeller's House (within shouting distance of this marker); Leopold Mozart (within shouting distance of The Pecking- or Women’s Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); First Office Building of the Tyrolean Provincial Assembly (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Trautson House (about 90 meters away); The Church of the Holy Spirit Hospital (about 90 meters away); Katzunghaus (about 90 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Innsbruck.
Regarding Gumpp House. Three generations of architects are represented on the marker: Johann Martin, the Elder, is the son of Christof Gumpp, while Georg Anton and Johann Martin, the Younger, are the sons of Johann Martin, Sr.
Also see . . . Gumpp, Johann Martin der Ältere. Deutsche-Biographie.de's German language biography of Johann Martin, the Elder, which is excerpted here (in translation): ... His remaining works, such as the conversion of the Old Government Building (1690-92), the Hospital Church (1700-01) or the Ursuline Church (1700-05), rank by critical comparison as the most stylish of baroque palaces built in Innsbruck. His secular works in Innsbruck were groundbreaking, (Submitted on September 4, 2013.)
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