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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
Ludwig Hevesi Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
2. Ludwig Hevesi Marker - Wide View
markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ottoman Siege of 1529 (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Professor Friedrich Hacker (about 210 meters away); Dr. Otto Willmann (about 210 meters away); Ferenc Rkczi (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Caf 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); Leopold Auenbrugger (approx. 0.3 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
 
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By Josef Lwy, 1902
3. Ludwig Hevesi
 
 
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