Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Helsinki
Uusimaa

Snellmaninkatu 15
(Suomen Pankki - Bank of Finland)

Johan Vilhelm Snellman

Stockholm 1806 - Kirkkonummi 1881
Influential Fennoman philosopher and Finnish statesman
(Wikipedia)
Emil Wikström
1915/1923

Helsinki /  Johan Vilhelm Snellman   Helsinki /  Johan Vilhelm Snellman

Description

Bronze statue of Snellman sitting on a chair.

Inscription(s)

J.V. SNELLMAN

Signature

Wikström 1915.

Annotation

The plaster model was finished in 1915, but it was only cast in bronze in 1923.

Helsinki - Johan Vilhelm Snellman

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 60°10'16" E 24°57'10"

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