Baroque portal of Canon's Residence "Residentia Salisburgiana" (Olomouc, Central Moravia)
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N 49° 35.747 E 017° 15.471
33U E 663159 N 5496138
Quick Description: Depicted Baroque portal with stone CoAs of Karl II von Liechtenstein-Castel Corno, 48th Bishop of Olomouc, and canon Georg Friedrich, Graf von Salburg is principal architectural facade' element of Residentia Salisburgiana in Olomouc.
Location: Olomoucký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 4/25/2014 2:35:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMKK8T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
Views: 23

Long Description:

Depicted Baroque portal with stone CoAs of Karl II von Liechtenstein-Castel Corno, 48th Bishop of Olomouc, and canon Georg Friedrich, Graf von Salburg is principal architectural facade' element of Residentia Salisburgiana in Olomouc.

The residence was built by Canon Georg Friedrich, Graf von Salburg, Freiherr von Falkenstein (Jirí Bedrich hrabe ze Salburgu, svobodný pán ze Falkenštejna) in the eighties of the 17th century. The aedicule entrance portal was allegedly created by the workshop of the Olomouc stonemason Anthony Kichler. The Olomouc builder Pavel Praschek is mentioned in connection with the conversion of the residence in the second third of the 18th century.

Type of material of the door: Wood

Functional door?: Yes

Location of this door/way: On public property

Is it accessable only by paid admission": No

Style: Other

Address or physical location:
Kanovnická rezidence Residentia Salisburgiana Náměstí Republiky 422/3 779 00 Olomouc Czech Republic


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