Marshal Malinovsky bust
Public Art: Marshal Malinovsky bust
Sculptor: © Vincenc Makovsky
Description: A bronze bust of Soviet military
commander Rodion Yakovlevich Malinovsky (23rd November 1898 -31st March 1967) who ended his WWII campaign in
Europe by liberating Brno on the 26th, April 1945. The commander is depicted in his military uniform with
a line of medals across his chest including no doubt the Order of Victory (the highest Soviet-military decoration
of the time) presented to him by Stalin.
Date: The bust was completed in 1950 and placed in
current location in 1955.
Acknowledgements: A special thank you
Bee for kindly providing the