Riga: Sudrabu Edžus Piemineklis


Sudrabu Edzus 1860-1941

In Kronvalds Park near to Riga Congress Hall is the sculpted monument of Sudrabu Edžus. Edžus was a Latvian writer and educator who was well acquainted with Russian and German classical literature.

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The sculpture, which sits on a plinth, is the work of the Latvian sculptor Ojārs Siliņš and was unveiled in 1957.