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Thalia ja Pegasos

Thalia and Pegasos

Kari Juva
1970

Helsinki /  Thalia ja Pegasos   Helsinki /  Thalia ja Pegasos

Description

Bronze sculpture depicting Pegasos, the inspirer of poetry, carriyng Thalia, the muse of comedy, on its back.

Signature

(on Pegasus' hooves): kari juva / 1967-69

Annotation

The statues stands on the lawn of the Helsingin Kaupunginteatteri (City Theater of Helsinki).

Helsinki - Thalia ja Pegasos

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 60°10'52" - E 24°56'29")

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Item Code: fi166; Photograph: 4 July 2013
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