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Stephansdom in Vienna, Austria
 

Moritz von Schwind

 
 
Moritz von Schwind Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 15, 2017
1. Moritz von Schwind Marker
Inscription.  
In diesem Hause wurde
Moriz von Schwind
am 21. Jänner 1804 geboren

dem Andenken des berühmten Malers
die Gemeinde Wien



[English translation:]
In this house Moritz von Schwind was born, on January 21st, 1804.

In commemoration of the the famed painter - the Community of Vienna


 
Erected by die Gemeinde Wien.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical date for this entry is January 21, 1804.
 
Location. 48° 12.631′ N, 16° 22.657′ E. Marker is in Stephansdom, Wien (Vienna). Marker is on Fleischmarkt just west of Laurenzerberg, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Fleischmarkt 15, Stephansdom, Wien 1010, Austria. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leoš Janáček (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrij Hnatschyn (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (about 150 meters away); Former University Office (about 150 meters
Moritz von Schwind Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 15, 2017
2. Moritz von Schwind Marker - Wide View
An additional marker is located below the von Schwind marker, reading (in translation): "Schwindhof - birthplace of the painter Moritz von Schwind. Built 1718."
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away); Ulrich Zwingli (about 150 meters away); Rudjer J. Bošković (about 210 meters away); Franz Schubert (about 210 meters away); Belvedere Film Productions (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stephansdom.
 
Also see . . .  Moritz von Schwind (Wikipedia). "Moritz von Schwind (21 January 1804 – 8 February 1871) was an Austrian painter, born in Vienna. Schwind's genius was lyrical—he drew inspiration from chivalry, folklore, and the songs of the people. Schwind died in Pöcking in Bavaria, and was buried in the Alter Südfriedhof in Munich." (Submitted on September 11, 2017.) 
 
Moritz von Schwind Marker - Wider View image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 15, 2017
3. Moritz von Schwind Marker - Wider View
Moritz von Schwind image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Franz Hanfstaengl (via Wikimedia Commons), circa 1860
4. Moritz von Schwind
<i>Abschied im Morgengrau</i> (Farewell at Dawn) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Moritz von Schwind, 1859
5. Abschied im Morgengrau (Farewell at Dawn)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.

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Aug. 8, 2022