Volkach in Landkreis Kitzingen, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
des fränkischen Malers
1816 - 1867
of the Franconian painter
1816 - 1867
Location. 49° 51.835′ N, 10° 13.634′ E. Marker is in Volkach, Bavaria, in Landkreis Kitzingen. Marker is at the intersection of Oberer Markt and Dimbacher Strasse, on the right when traveling south on Oberer Markt. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Oberer Markt 7, Volkach, Bavaria 97332, Germany.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Peter Ochs, Metzler / Peter Ochs, the Butcher (a few steps from this marker); Und Davor ein Kapellchen und Almosenstock / And for that a Chapel and Begging Stick (a few steps from this marker); Bei einem Backofen / At the Baker's Oven (a few steps from this marker); Von Rechtswegen über das Menschenblut zu richten / A Legal Process Driven by Human Blood (a few steps from this marker); Pfarrkirche St. Bartholomäus / St. Bartholomew's Parish Church (about 150 meters away, measured Kirche Mariä Schutz / Church of the Assumption (approx. 3.2 kilometers away); Wald um Rimbach / The Woods around Rimbach (approx. 4.6 kilometers away); Minnesang in Herlheim / Minstrelsy in Herlheim (approx. 7.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Volkach.
Also see . . . Peter Geist (Wikipedia.de). Peter Geist (*9. February 1816 in Volkach ; † 30th June 1867 in Würzburg ) was a Lower Franconian genre and church painter. In particular, his representations of everyday life, in which many contemporary costumes are shown, now hang in the Main Franconian Museum. (Follow link for original German.) (Submitted on December 19, 2016.)
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