Monument to the 12th chair (from the novel “12 chairs” by Ilf and Petrov)

Monument to the 12th chair (from the novel “12 chairs” by Ilf and Petrov)


Deribasovskaya street

Monument is located in the heart of Odessa on Deribasovskaya street in Gorsad and it was opened on the 1st of April 1999. Monument is dedicated to the famous writing of Ilf and Petrov “12 chairs”, in which two main heroes Ostap Bender and Kisa Vorobyaninov are looking for diamonds, hidden in one of the twelve chairs of madame Petuhova. Monument symbolizes exactly that 12th chair, which had the treasure, never found by the novel heroes.

More Monuments