Drengen, der gribet ornen i dens flugt
Boy Catching an Eagle in his Flight
H.C. Andersen's genius
Hans Christian Andersen
Odense 1805 - København 1875
Danish author, fairy tale writer, and poet noted for his children's stories
The sculpture symbolizes the genius of Hans Christian Andersen and is a gift of the H.C. Andersen museum.
- Erik Rahr (Odense? 1900 - Ibiza 1962), Danish sculptor
Sources & Information
- Skulpturguide: En guide til skulpturer i Odense (Odense: VisitOdense).
Location (N 55°23'57" - E 10°23'26")
Item Code: dk146; Photograph: 23 July 2009
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