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Kalastava karhu / The Fishing Bear

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In 1915 a competition was arranged to find sculptures to improve Helsinki's cityscape. The competition had three series; the purpose was to place a sculpture at both ends of the Pitkäsilta bridge, and in Kaivopuisto and Eira parks. While Pitkäsilta remained without sculptures, the other two series were won by Viktor Jansson. His entries were never realized. Bertel Nilsson's (1887-1939) draft `The ...

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Iso Puistotie, Kaivopuisto
00140 Helsinki

Text edited by: Culture and Leisure Division, City of Helsinki
Updated: 26/3/2023