[GERMANY.THUERINGEN 30462] Copy of a bust of Johann Wolfgang Goethe (1749-1832) in the Herzogin-Anna-Amalia-Bibliothek in Weimar. The original, made in 1829 by the French sculptor Jean David d'Angers, is in the Galerie David d'Angers in Angers.
The library was founded in 1691 and renewed by Duchess Anna Amalia in 1761-66. Goethe was (co-) director of the institute from 1797 till his death in 1832. Photo Mick Palarczyk.
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