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Augustiner Museum

Augustiner Museum
Augustiner Museum in Freiburg

Primarily, the museum specializes in Middle Age artifacts from the Upper Rhine region, but it also has works by Lucas Cranach and Matthias Grünewald. And nowhere else is it possible to inspect the sculptures from the Freiburg Münster as closely as in the cellar of the former cloister. Also discover tapestries, paintings and goldsmiths' work documenting medieval symbolism and faith. furniture, clocks, stoves and pottery illustrating lifestyles of the 18th century. Paintings of the 19th century and 20 Century show the Black Forest in its picturesque beauty.

Please note that the museum will be closed until the beginning of 2010 due to renovation.

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Related: http://www.freiburg.de/museums
Address: Gerberau 15, 79098 Freiburg
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"Please give details regarding a sculpture of Jesus riding on a donkey. I've heard it mentioned but have not seen the sculpture or know the name of the artist." (posted 03/23/2015)

Hello, you probably mean the medieval sculpture of Jesus on a donkey ("Entry into Jerusalem"), which can be seen in the photo that shows the following link. Unfortunately, I do not know what artist has created the sculpture. http://www.freiburg.de/pb/site/freiburg_museen/get/498255/20-06-13_236.jpg The Augustinian Museum Web site at the following address: http://www.freiburg.de/ pb /, Lde / 237748.html Regards Anne Kowalski from Vogtsburg
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