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Scene from Beethoven's Funeral

Scene from Beethoven's Funeral

This illustration depicts Beethoven's funeral in Vienna.  It is estimated more than 20,000 people followed his casket to Wahring cemetery.  Schools were closed that day, as part of Vienna's mourning for the composer.

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Image online, courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

 

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