Monument to Adam Mickiewicz

ID number:
Monument to Adam Mickiewicz
The monument construction began late in 1903 under the direction of architects Alfred Zachariewicz and Józef Sosnowski. On October 29, 1904 the grand opening of the monument took place
Building No. 8 behind the monument at one time was the highest building in Lviv – Lviv’s version of a skyscraper. It was built in 1914-1921 for businessman Jonah Sprecher, but its construction was associated with a scandal since all the architects of Lviv publicly objected to the project. During the interwar period many establishments were located here. During the Soviet era the largest bookstore in the city – "House of Books" – was located on the first floor of the building, where it still is located today.
Monument, Adam Mickiewicz
O. Yanovskyy
"Radianska Ukraina", Kyiv
Center for Urban History of East Central Europe
Львів. Площа Міцкевича. Пам'ятник Адаму Міцкевичу

Suggestions: If you have additional information regarding this particular visual source or want to team up with our UID project, please send us your comments.


ID: 00846
City: Lviv
Date: 1953
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: H.S. Pshenychnyi Central State Cinema, Photo and Phono Archvive of Ukraine
Subject: Monument to Stalin, B. Khmelnytskyi Park
ID: 13771
City: Lviv
Date: 1942-1944
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Volodymyr Rumyantsev
Subject: monument, theatre, avenue, flowerbed, architecture
ID: 01896
City: Lviv
Date: 1901-1905
Format: 140х90 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Zakald svitlodrukiv, Lwow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Monument to S. Jabłonowski, Łukasińskiego Street (now Nyzkyi Zamok), fence, city vegetation
ID: 00122
City: Lviv
Date: 1920-1939
Format: 4,5х6 cm
Creator: Adam Lenkiewicz
Publisher: "Halytska Brama", Lviv
Copyright: Leonid Simutin
Subject: Fountain, sculpture of Amfitrita, Market Square, Shevska Street, Krakivska Street
ID: 00670
City: Lviv
Date: 1908
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Dawid Feuerstein
Publisher: "Kordyan", Lwow
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Memorial, hill, wall
ID: 11817
City: Lviv
Date: 04.06.1967
Format: Unknown
Creator: Sviatoslav Vdovenko
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Juriy Vdovenko
Subject: monument
ID: 09357
City: Lviv
Date: 1942
Format: 150х100 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Oleksadr Moskalenko
Subject: Monument, square
ID: 01277
City: Lviv
Date: 1939
Format: 90х140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: The Art Gallery of Polish Artists Publishing House, Krakow
Copyright: Center for Urban History of East Central Europe
Subject: Monument, fence, green area, theater
ID: 09707
City: Lviv
Date: 1950-1980
Format: Unknown
Creator: Vasyl Pylypjuk
Publisher: "Radianska Ukraina", Kyiv
Copyright: Center for Urban History of East Central Europe