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The Church of Our Blessed Lady (Frauenkirche) in Dresden

The Church of Our Blessed Lady (Frauenkirche) in Dresden

SB591 EAN: 9783870295912
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When the Church of Our Blessed Lady in Dresden fell prey to bomb attacks in February 1945, the precious ceiling paintings as well as the Silbermann pipe organ were lost for ever. Protectors of historical monuments were at least able to achieve the preservation of the ruins to serve as a memorial for future generations. The construction of the Protestant Church of Our Blessed Lady was ordered in 1722 following the example of numerous Italian churches. The cupola was built of solid rock - a bold construction for the current time. The construction was completed in 1743. The walls of the church were so solid, that the Prussian cannon balls fired at them during the Seven Years’ War simply bounced off. It is said, that Frederick the Great made the following comment upon being faced with the non-budging obstacle: “So let the stubborn bugger be.” Approximately € 130 million are needed for a reconstruction of the build

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