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Amusing statue and story behind its location

This statue is located in a plaza area that has lots of student traffic, a few shops and a cafe... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Kip F
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Sacramento, California
Nice artwork

In 1998 Bamberg had a project called this sculpture way. Due to many donators bamberg was able to... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Passioncookress
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Schweinfurt, Germany
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29 Sep 2018
“Amusing statue and story behind its location”
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

This statue is located in a plaza area that has lots of student traffic, a few shops and a cafe. It is a cool looking piece of art, tho I can' t recommend looking for it if you only have a short time in the...More

Thank Kip F
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Nice figure , I‘d not go especially go for her to this place (downtown Bamberg) but after seeing her „she“ (=me) liked the cream cake or Bamberger 🥐 at the Café nearby 😀

Thank GerryandSabine
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

In 1998 Bamberg had a project called this sculpture way. Due to many donators bamberg was able to buy the lying lady. For us the lying lady in Bamberg and the horse in Berlin are our favorite sculptures from this artist.

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

This Fernando Botero sculpture of "Female Lying with Fruit" graces a small square in Bamberg Altstadt. Worth stopping by for a look, especially as there are not many Boteros on permanent display in Germany.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

It is a bronze sculpture at the edge of a nice square. There is a nice Café behind it which serves good ice cafe.

Thank Flo P
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice "Botero". This artist usually made some fat people scultures. Is beautifull and funny to find a Botero in a German city. I suggested to put a English legend also for the sculture (only deutsh provided).

Thank dsymotta
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We visited Germany during the Christmas markets. This statue looked as I felt after many sausages and Gluhwein! Made for a great photo.

Thank SLP v
Reviewed 11 July 2015

One of the greatest artists from South America. We love his works, we visited his museum in Bogota. This sculpture was bought by the city in 1998 and this is also a great attraction of Bamberg.

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