The Handsome Naci
A well-known statue that hasbecome an inherent par of our capital. The aluminum statue depicts Ignac Lamar, the legendary citizen of Bratislava, born in the year 1897 in the Bratislava district Petrzalka. Ignac was known by his winsome behaviour. Wearing his silk hat, he always took it off, when saluting a lady. He usually bought a flower, making it to a present for a lady passing by or sang for her a song. Ignac Lamar, as well as his father Charles (in Slovak: Karol), worked as a shoemaker. His workroom was later taken over by his son.