Statue of Mephisto and Faust, Leipzig

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  • If youre frequenting the Auerbachs Keller or the Madle Passage then you will bump into this statue. If not, then dont go out of your way to do so. The statues stand outside the Keller and nice to...  more »
  • Read Faust and the two statues on both side of the street will make more sense. The whole Auerbach Keller street area is inside with shops and a passage way. There is actually a tour of the Keller.....  more »
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  • The historic statues of Goethe's famous work Faust, located at the entrance of Auerbach's cellar. Should you have seen absolutely, if one is in Leipzig. Centrally located in the Centre of Leipzig.
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  • Landmark of the city of Leipzig and the Mädlerpassage. Dominant scenic figures ensemble at the mutual input to "Auerbachs Keller". The bronzes "Faust and Mephisto" form the entrance to the historical "Auerbachs Keller" restaurant in the Mädlerpassage towards them standing figure group "Students". They have been created in behalf of the Builder of the Mädlerpassage, the Koffenfabrikanten, Anton Mädler, of the Jugenstilbildhauer Mathieu Molitor. The Sklpturen ensemble represents a sequence of "Auerbach's cellar scene cast in bronze" from j.w. Goethe's great literary work, the drama "Faust I". The "Auerbachs Keller" is through this scene as an authentic place in the work world famous named and thus become. J.W. Goethe visited in his youth, while seinenes of three-year stay in Leipzig, this place very often, and here was inspired for his Magnum Opus. The scene in the "Faust I" just once again read.
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