23/10/2011

GAIUS VALERIUS CATULLUS (ca 84 - ca 54)


Location: Piazza Corducci, Sirmione, Italy.
Maker:
Photo: © Hans Mellendijk. Summer 2011.
On the picture also Mrs. Rini Mellendijk-Scholten.

18/10/2011

THEODOR KÖRNER (1791-1813)


Location: Schwanenteich, Leipzig, Germany.
Maker:
Photo: © Sitiwahyuningsih Hagenaars. 16 July 2011.

07/10/2011

JEAN DE LA FONTAINE (1621-1695)

7 pictures


Location: Avenue Jules Lefebvre, Château-Thierry, France.
Maker:
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 6 March 2011.






Location: Musée Jean de la Fontaine, Rue Jean de la Fontaine 12, Château-Thierry, France.
Maker:
Photo: © Ron Scherpenisse. 3 August 2011.


Location: Rue Jean de la Fontaine 12, Château-Thierry, France.
Maker:
Photo: © Ron Scherpenisse. 3 August 2011.


Location: Rue Jean de la Fontaine 12, Château-Thierry, France.
Photo: © Ron Scherpenisse. 3 August 2011.


Location: Graveyard Père Lachaise, Paris.
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 25 October 2010.

FRANCIS JAMMES (1868-1938)


Location: Jardin des Poètes, Paris, France.
Maker:
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 5 June 2011.
www.alberthagenaars.nl

06/10/2011

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE (1749-1832)

6 pictures


Location: Naschmarkt, Leipzig, Germany.
Maker: Carl Seffner, 1903.
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 16 July 2011.






Location: Opernring-Goethegasse, Vienna, Austria.
Maker: Eduard Hellmer, 1895. Established by the Wiener Goethe Verein in 1900.
Photo: © Hans Mellendijk. August 2010.


Location: Villa Borghese, Rome, Italy.
Maker: Valentino Cagali. 1904.
Photo: © Albert Baggermans, 2000.
On the picture also Dutch poet Catharina Boer.

Everything flourishes here in vigour and health, the sun is bright and hot, and one can believe again in a God. ... when, immediately after sunset, the loud shrill of crickets is heard, I feel at home in the world, neither a stranger nor an exile. I enjoy everything as if I had been born and bred here and had just returned from a whaling expedition to Greenland.
‘Italian Journey’, 11 September 1786.


Location: Theaterplatz, Weimar, Germany.
Goethe left, Schiller right.
Maker: Ernst Rietschel. 1857.
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars, 2009.
www.alberthagenaars.nl