Friedrich Engels


Passers-by watch as workers lift a statue of German political... News PhotoBerlin,Bizarre,Friedrich Engels,Germany,Horizontal,Human Interest,Karl Marx,Moving Past,Occupation,Philosopher,Philosophy,Politics,StatuePhotographer Collection: AFP 2010 AFPPassers-by watch as workers lift a statue of German political philosopher Friedrich Engels off of its base separating it from a statue of Karl Marx, in Berlin on September 7, 2010. The two statues are being moved, one by one to allow for work on the new U55 underground line. They were made by east German sculptor Ludwig Engelhardt and inaugurated in 1986 by then Communist supremo Erich Honecker. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)