Relief Bohuslav Balbín - Praha, Klementinum, Czechia
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Quick Description: Pametní reliéf Bohuslava Balbína v Klementinu / Memorial relief of Bohuslav Balbín in Klementinum
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 12/23/2019 1:17:16 PM
Waymark Code: WM11VKP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65
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Long Description:
CZ: Nápis na desce: Zde žil a v roce 1688 zemrel BOHUSLAV BALBÍN vlastenec a historik ceského baroka.

Bohuslav Balbín z Vorlicné (latinsky Bohuslav Balbinus; 3. prosince 1621 Hradec Králové – 29. listopadu 1688 Praha) byl ceský literát, historik, knez, zemepisec a pedagog. Jako jezuita se úcastnil rekatolizace, jako vlastenec se ve své dobe radil mezi obhájce ceského jazyka. Patrí mezi nejvýznamnejší osobnosti ceského baroka.

EN: Inscription on the board: BOHUSLAV BALBÍN, a patriot and historian of Czech Baroque, lived here and died in 1688.

Bohuslav Balbin of Vorlichna (Bohuslav Balbinus in Latin; December 3, 1621 Hradec Kralove - November 29, 1688 Prague) was a Czech writer, historian, priest, geographer and educator. As a Jesuit he participated in recatholization, as a patriot he was one of the defenders of the Czech language. He is one of the most important personalities of Czech Baroque.
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Date Sculpture was opened for vewing?: 1/1/1983

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Where is this sculpture?:
Klementinum
Studentské nádvoří
Praha, Praha Czechia
100 00


Sculptors Name: Jan Bartoš, Josef Polák

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