Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Helsinki
Uusimaa

Ullanlinnakatu 1

Tove Jansson

Helsinki 1914 - Helsinki 2001
Finnish Swedish-speaking novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author; daughter of the sculptor Viktor Jansson
(Wikipedia)
Viktor Jansson & Carl Henning
2005

Helsinki /  Tove Jansson   Helsinki /  Tove Jansson

Description

Bronze plaque with relief portrait.

Inscription(s)

Tove Jansson

bodde här
asui täälä

1944-2001

finlands svenska
författareförening

Tove Jansson

lived here

1944-2001

Organisation of Finlands
Swedish-speaking Authors

Annotation

She served several times as a model for her father, in this site we have a nummber of her statues, for an overview, click below on "Jansson, Tove". The relief on this plaque was sculpted by her father as well.

Helsinki - Tove Jansson

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 60°9'48" E 24°56'51"

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