Statue of Karl Marx, Chisinau, Moldova

Statue of Karl Marx, Chisinau, Moldova

C029/8801 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 8.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Statue of Karl Marx (1818-1883). Statue of the German political theorist philosopher revolutionary and socialist Karl Heinrich Marx, Chisinau, Moldova. Marx's work formed the basis for socialist and communist thinking that inspired revolution across Europe in the following decades. He, along with Friedrich Engels, wrote 'The Communist Manifesto' (1848), which outlined their theories of class struggle and the revolutionary role of the proletariat. Its publications led to Marx being expelled from Brussels, where he had been living, and he settled in London in 1849. This statue once had pride of place in the centre of the city however, it now resides next to a matching one of Engels in the carpark of the city's Moldexpo exhibition area.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1800s, 19th century, adult, artwork, author, carved, caucasian, chisinau, close-up, communism, communist, detail, eastern europe, european, first international, german, head, historical, history, human, karl heinrich marx, karl marx, male, man, marxist, moldova, no-one, nobody, outdoors, outside, philosopher, philosophy, political, political theory, politician, politics, revolution, revolutionary, socialism, socialist, statue, the communist manifesto, theorist, working class, writer

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.