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Vienna in Innenstadt, Wien, Austria
 

Johann Nestroy

 
 
Johann Nestroy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
1. Johann Nestroy Marker
Inscription.  
In diesem Hause wurde Johann Nestroy am 7. Dezember 1801 Geboren

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(English translation:) On December 7, 1801, Johann Nestroy was born in this house.
 
Location. 48° 12.486′ N, 16° 22.148′ E. Marker is in Vienna, Wien, in Innenstadt. Marker is on Bräunerstraße just south of Graben, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Bräunerstraße 3, Vienna, Wien 1010, Austria. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dietrich von Hildebrand (within shouting distance of this marker); Adolf Frankl (within shouting distance of this marker); Peter Altenberg (within shouting distance of this marker); Josef Sonnleithner (within shouting distance of this marker); Conradin Kreutzer (within shouting distance of this marker); Father Wilhelm Janauschek (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Franz Grillparzer (about 120 meters away); Franz Schubert (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
 
Also see . . .  Johann Nestroy (Wikipedia). "Johann Nepomuk Eduard

Johann Nestroy Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
2. Johann Nestroy Marker - wide view
The marker is mounted to the building on the right, a few steps past the "Steiff" sign.
Ambrosius Nestroy (7 December 1801 – 25 May 1862) was a singer, actor and playwright in the popular Austrian tradition of the Biedermeier period and its immediate aftermath. He participated in the 1848 revolutions and his work reflects the new liberal spirit then spreading throughout Europe." (Submitted on February 13, 2020.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Additonal Johann Nestroy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
3. Additonal Johann Nestroy Marker
Directly below the main marker is this additional marker. Its content is, oddly, the same as the main marker, but with the additional information that the building is a house museum showcasing the life and works of "Austria's great folk-poet".
Johann Nestroy image. Click for full size.
G. Wolf, Weimar (image courtesy of the New York Public Library)
4. Johann Nestroy
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2020. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 13, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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