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Vienna in Innenstadt, Wien, Austria
 

Ludwig Hevesi

1843-1910

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
1. Ludwig Hevesi Marker
Inscription.
Der aus Ungarn stammende
Kunst- und Theaterkritiker
sowie Feuilletonist des Fremdenblattes
und des Pester Lloyd
wohnte zwischen 1875 und 1910
in diesem Haus.

Er war einer der
einflussreichsten Verfechter
und Chronist der Wiener Sezession.
"Der Zeit ihre Kunst, der Kunst ihre Freiheit"
stammt von ihm.


[English translation:]
An art- and theater critic of Hungarian origin, as well as an essayist for the Newspaper Pester Lloyd, Hevesi lived in this building between 1875 and 1910.

He was one of the most influential advocates and chronicler of the Vienna Secession. The saying "To every age its art, to every art its freedom" comes from him.
 
Location. 48° 12.192′ N, 16° 22.312′ E. Marker is in Vienna, Wien, in Innenstadt. Marker is at the intersection of Walfischgasse and Akademiestrasse, on the right when traveling east on Walfischgasse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Walfischgasse 8, Vienna, Wien 1010, Austria.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Professor Friedrich Hacker (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Otto Willmann (about
Ludwig Hevesi Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
2. Ludwig Hevesi Marker - Wide View
210 meters away); Ferenc Rákóczi (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Café Frauenhuber (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Palais Erzherzog Ludwig Viktor / Palace of Archduke Ludwig Viktor (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Mark Twain (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Kurt Gödel (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Feng Shan Ho (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
 
Also see . . .  Lajos Hevesi (Wikipedia). (Submitted on September 19, 2017.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Ludwig Hevesi image. Click for full size.
By Josef Löwy, 1902
3. Ludwig Hevesi
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 19, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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