The statue made by Carl Kundmann was placed in 1872.
The statue is dedicated to the famous Austrian composer Franz Schubert, who in his short life managed to compose hundreds of works, among them the unfinished symphony, symphonies, works for piano and especially a huge number of songs (leads), more than 600.
The statue shows Schubert with a notebook and a pen.
The name of the relief on the base of the statue is "Fantasy"
The statue was photographed on the same day by the same photographer Click for a larger image
to his memory.
The Vienna Mens Choral Society