Triumphal Arch

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Triumphal Arch

The picture shows a view of the Triumphal Arch which was erected on Horodotska Street (former Grudecka str.) at the beginning of the Railway Alley following the project of architect Karol Boublik. The bust of Franz Joseph I is seen in the center of the Arch, above it there is the coat of arms of the city of Lviv. The temporary Arch was constructed in honor of Emperor Franz Joseph I during his visit to Lviv. He came to the city on the occasion of the General Provincial Exhibition which took place in “Stryjskyi” Park on October 5-10, 1894. In the background there is an old railway station while on the left side one can see the building of Chernivetsky railway.

Hrudetska Street, Triumphal Arch, coat of arms of the city, bust of Emperor Franz Joseph, flags, people in the street
Franciszek Rychnowski
30х40 cm
Oleksandr Korobov

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ID: 01278
City: Lviv
Date: 1950-1961
Format: 90х140 mm
Creator: I. Masko
Publisher: Ukrfoto, Kyiv
Copyright: Center for Urban History of East Central Europe
Subject: Monument to the Tank Guards
ID: 01656
City: Shchyrets
Date: 1915-1939
Format: 90х140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: ERBE
Copyright: Andriy Kryzhanivskyy
Subject: Memorial, Golden Hill, church
ID: 03079
City: Lviv
Date: 1957
Format: 140х90 mm
Creator: Hryhoriy Uhrynovych
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: B. Khmelnytskyi Culture and Recreation Park, monument
ID: 02954
City: Lviv
Date: 1967-1972
Format: Unknown
Creator: Volodymyr Melnyk
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Ihor Melnyk
Subject: Mosaic, panel, square, railway station
ID: 09708
City: Lviv
Date: 1950-1980
Format: Unknown
Creator: O. Yanovskyy
Publisher: "Radianska Ukraina", Kyiv
Copyright: Center for Urban History of East Central Europe
Subject: Monument, Ivan Franko park
ID: 01495
City: Lviv
Date: 1984
Format: 20х9 cm
Creator: J. Yakymenko
Publisher: "Radianska Ukraina", Kyiv
Copyright: Serhiy Tereshchenko
Subject: Monument, Dominican church, museum of the history of religion and atheism, St. Onufriy church, Ivan Fedorov museum
ID: 01891
City: Lviv
Date: 1916-1917
Format: 90х140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: "Sztuka", Krakow
Copyright: Taras Pinyazhko
Subject: Gołuchowski monument, I. Franko Park
ID: 01970
City: Lviv
Date: 1935-1939
Format: 11х17 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Juriy Zaverbnyj
Subject: Monument, people
ID: 09357
City: Lviv
Date: 1942
Format: 150х100 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Oleksadr Moskalenko
Subject: Monument, square