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Monument to Mirza Alakbar Sabir

Istiglaliyat St., Baku, Azerbaijan
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A simple monument.

This is yet another simple monument to an Azerbaijani poet, located outside the old city... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
TheShis
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Tel Aviv, Israel
The Statue That Got Tired And Sat Down!

This monument was built to pay tribute to the founder of Azerbaijani Satire. Alakbar Tahirzadeh... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2017
HINAWASEEM
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ISLAMBAD PAKISTAN
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Istiglaliyat St., Baku, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is yet another simple monument to an Azerbaijani poet, located outside the old city walls. While the statue itself is anything but impressive, it it still easy on the eye and located in a lovely park-like area.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This monument was built to pay tribute to the founder of Azerbaijani Satire. Alakbar Tahirzadeh, who's pen name was Sabir, was a nineteenth century writer, poet, teacher and public personality. This bronze and marble monument was crafted in 1958 by Garyagdy and erected in the...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Sabir monument is one of the oldest in Baku. Sabir was famous poet in 19 century and original monument was standing statue. After a reonovation and creation of the park near by goverment decided to put a new monument. Sabir park is one of the...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Another interesting sculptor and monument of the many in Baku. This is of the famous Azerbaijani poet Mirza Sabir. The original sculptor was constructed with Mirza Sabir sitting, which was then moved from its original spot to the new spot not far from Icher Saher...More

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