Munich: The Stone Tree Fountain

Der Steinerne Baum, 1928. Bildhauer: Karl Knappe
Der Steinerne Baum, 1928. Bildhauer: Karl Knappe

The Stone Tree, 1928. Sculptor: Karl Knappe

Der Steinerne Baum, 1928. Bildhauer: Karl Knappe

The Stone Tree, 1928. Sculptor: Karl Knappe

1928

Sculptor: Karl Knappe

Max-von-Gruber-Straße 3, Munich

In 1928 this abstract work of cubism by Karl Knappe was erected at Max-von-Gruber-Straße. The Steinerne Baum (The Stone Tree),  six meters high and made of Nagelfluh was designed to comme­morate the achie­ve­ments of Max von Gruber, a senior medical officer and professor of hygiene and bacte­riology at the University of Munich.

Der Steinerne Baum, 1928. Bildhauer: Karl Knappe

The Stone Tree, 1928. Sculptor: Karl Knappe

Der Steinerne Baum, 1928. Bildhauer: Karl Knappe

The Stone Tree, 1928. Sculptor: Karl Knappe

Der Steinerne Baum, 1928. Bildhauer: Karl Knappe

The Stone Tree, 1928. Sculptor: Karl Knappe

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