Poseidon

Bosc d’Anjou has added a photo to the pool: Carl Milles (1875-1955) – Poseidon and fountain (1931). This 7-meter tall bronze statue was commissioned by the City of Gothenburg in 1921 to adorn the square in front of the Gothenburg Museum of Art. A copy is set up in the garden of Carl Milles home, MillesgÃ¥rden, at Lidingö. It was a gift "from the Swedish people" to Milles on his 80th birthday in 1955. Source: Nordic Design flickr pool

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Can you hear me

Bosc d’Anjou has added a photo to the pool: Per Hasselberg (1850-1894) The Telephone (1884-85) Plaster. This sculpture group is part of the ceiling decoration of the Fürstenberg Gallery section of the Gothenburg Museum of Art, with classical-style allegories of modern subjects such as magnetism, steam, dynamite, electricity, the telephone and photography. In the medallion, a painting by Georg Pauli (1855-.1935) also entitled The Telephone (ca. 1884). Source: Nordic Design flickr pool

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Knutholmen 03

Bosc d’Anjou has added a photo to the pool: KalvÃ¥g used to be a place of some significance as a fishing centre and above all as the seat of the Bremanger municipality until 1964. The painter Nikolai Astrup was born here (although he grew up in Ã…lvik). The loss of the municipal administration and the crisis in the herring industry due to overfishing led to a period of decline. In recent years the village has reinvented itself as a tourist resort and its carefully restored…

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