City Park

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City Park
City park, monument to Count Agenor Gołuchowski, alleys, people, electric lights
Dawid Grund, Lwow
90х140 mm
Ihor Kotlobulatov

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ID: 08591
City: Lviv
Date: 1963
Format: 10x15 сm
Creator: Jaroslav Yanchak
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Jaroslav Janchak
Subject: Park, alley, flowerbed, exhibition, pavilions, people
ID: 02619
City: Lviv
Date: 1968
Format: 30х30 сm
Creator: Oleh Vvedenskyi
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Oleh Vvedenskyi
Subject: Park, High Castle, panorama of the city, decorative sculpture
ID: 11262
City: Kyiv
Date: 1900-1917
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: H.S. Pshenychnyi Central State Cinema, Photo and Phono Archvive of Ukraine
Subject: parl, people
ID: 03945
City: Lviv
Date: 1978
Format: 11х17 сm
Creator: Albert Patai
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Ludmyla Patai
Subject: Park, Wonder Wheel
ID: 00903
City: Lviv
Date: 1956
Format: Unknown
Creator: K. Myshka
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Central State Kinofotofono Archive after G.S. Pshenychny
Subject: House of the Little One, pond, isle, bridge, decorative sculpture
ID: 03231
City: Lviv
Date: 1907-1910
Format: 90x140 mm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Leopold Weisz, Budapest
Copyright: Ihor Kotlobulatov
Subject: Kilinskiego park, flowerbed, monument, people
ID: 09682
City: Lviv
Date: 1955-1960
Format: 14x9 cm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Juriy Zaverbnyj
Subject: Park, street, architecture, flowerbed, architectural elements,
ID: 00908
City: Lviv
Date: 1964
Format: 18х12 cm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mykhailo Tsimerman
Subject: Stryiskyi Park, alley, benches, people
ID: 01220
City: Lviv
Date: 1915
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: Kiliński Park, pond, orangery

Ivan Franko Park occupies the property located on a hillside of the Lviv Heights between Lystopadovoho Chynu and Krushelnytskoi Streets. The land was once part of an outlying monastic (Jesuit) grange, from which the name Jesuit Gardens is derived. Toward the close of the 18th century, Emperor Joseph II granted the land to Lviv townsfolk for the establishment of a municipal park. In 1855, the territory was redesigned by town horticulturist Karl Bauer as a landscaped park. The arboreal landscaping boasts a variety of species of varying ages including maples, oaks, linden, chestnut, and others.

A monument to this Polish and Austrian politician, the governor of Galicia, was opened on 28 June 1901. It was designed by Paris-based Polish sculptor Cyprian Godebski. After the Second World War the monument disappeared under unknown circumstances; today a decorative vase is installed in its place.