Ioannis Kapodistrias, Georgios Bonanos, 1931, Propylaea

Ioannis Kapodistrias, Georgios Bonanos, 1931, Propylaea Ioannis Kapodistrias, Georgios Bonanos, 1931, Propylaea
The statue of the first governor of the Greek state was made by Georgios Bonanos. The work was assigned by the University and the expenses were covered by a fund raiser all over Greece. Kapodistrias is depicted in size larger than normal, wearing a European costume with an impressive posture. The sculpture was placed symmetrically to the one of Korais, which was made approximately sixty years before. The unveiling took place in 1931.
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