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Personally I was not concerned nor upset by the subject of this fountain but rather I saw it as a depiction of a fairy tale. We all have read the tales of the wicked witch who eats children, or the wicked wolf or giant, etc....More
What a great fairy tale city.....beware little ones, if you misbehave you will have to answer to Kindlefresser. LOL...lots of unique fountains and this one was one of the more unique fairy tale ones. if your in Bern, you should check it out, super famous!...nom...More
Kind of horrifying fountain, dating from the 16th century, that depicts an ogre eating children. Although this fountain shows a horrendous depiction of cruelty, it is famous, so don't forget to check it out when in Bern.