Occupational Monument - Winegrower - Stuttgart, Germany, BW
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi
N 48° 47.422 E 009° 09.614
32U E 511768 N 5404164
Quick Description: This is a monument dedicated to the winegrowers of Stuttgart, Germany, baden-Württemberg. It is also a momorial for the 700th anniversary of the city of Stuttgart in 1929.
Location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Date Posted: 8/14/2012 11:20:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMF36K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team
Views: 4

Long Description:
This is a monument dedicated to the winegrowers of Stuttgart, Germany, baden-Württemberg. It is also a momorial for the 700th anniversary of the city of Stuttgart in 1929.

The monument shows a woman with child and a small dog. She is called 'Winzerliesel' (Winegrower Liesel).
The woman is on the way home from working in the wineyard.

The sculpture is life-sized.

The sculture is made of bronze. It stands on a small stone basement.
On the basement is an inscription of a poem.
'Das Tagewerk, es ist vollbracht, nun schreitest, Winzerliesel, du, gesegnet und im Abendfrieden der Heimat trautem Hüttlein zu.'

The sculpture is a part of a monument for the 700th anniversery of the city of Stuttgart in 1929. The monument was a donation of the local garden club 'Grundbesitzerverein Azenberg Feuerbacherheide e.V.'. It was created by Emil Kiemlen.
Sector of the workforce: Winegrower

Created or Donated by which group: created: Emil Kiemlen; donated: Grundbesitzerverein Azenberg Feuerbacherheide e.V.

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