As Long as anyone can remember the statue has been there. The origin of the statue is unknown. When the house was renovated in 2007 a niche was built for the statue to put in.
"Meinrad Guggenbichler lives with his Family in this house which he bought on the 18th of April in 1678. The house had to be sold because of debt. Sculptor Anton Koch got the house and it is still named the sculptor house to this day"