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Carl Nielsen Mindet

Monument for Carl Nielsen

Fyen 1865 - København 1931
Danish Composer
(Wikipedia)
Anne Marie Carl-Nielsen
1939

København /  Carl Nielsen Mindet   København /  Carl Nielsen Mindet

Description

Bronze sculpture of Pan, the spirit of music, sitting on the wingless Pegasus (the symbol of poetry) and listening to wind and weather.

Inscription(s)

reist for
CARL NIELSEN
*fyen 1865
+københavn 1931
Erected for
Carl Nielsen

* Fyn 1865
+ København 1931

Information Sign

carl nielsen mindet
af anne marie carl nielsen
1863-1945
opstillet 1939
københavns kommune
Carl Nielsen Monument
by Anne Marie Carl Nielsen
1863-1945
Erected 1939
Town of Copenhagen

Annotation

The sculptress was the wife of Carl Nielsen.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 55°41'27" E 12°35'19"

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