Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Helsinki
Uusimaa

Sturenkatu
(Paavalin kirkon puisto - Paul's Church Park)

Gunnar Bärlund

Helsinki 1911 - Palm Beach, Fla. 1982
Finnish heavy weight boxer who competed in the 1932 Summer Olympics
(Wikipedia)
Niilo Rikula
1991

Helsinki /  Gunnar Bärlund   Helsinki /  Gunnar Bärlund

Description

Bronze statue of Bärlund about to strike while using his other arm to protect the head and body.

Inscription(s)

GeeBee
Gunnar Bärlund
1911-1982

Signature

n. rikula 1991

Information Sign

hermanni-vallila seura ry
1991

In Loving Memory
Eva Bärlund
1912-2006

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 60°11'48" - E 24°57'38")

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