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Carl Nielsen Statuen

Groenningen 25, Copenhagen 1270, Denmark
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Unique equestrian statue

Carl Nielsen was a composer and his wife was the artist who designed this sculpture. Although... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
on_the_go_98765
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Regal

This statue is one of many which decorate Copenhagen and has a regal air to it. I wouldn't go out... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Amy B
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6 Oct 2017
“Unique equestrian statue”
26 Sep 2017
“Regal”
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Groenningen 25, Copenhagen 1270, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Carl Nielsen was a composer and his wife was the artist who designed this sculpture. Although there are many equestrian statues around Copenhagen (and indeed the whole world), because this depicts a naked youth riding bareback, it stands out from the crowd. No earthly adornments...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This statue is one of many which decorate Copenhagen and has a regal air to it. I wouldn't go out of my way to see it though.

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The statue is nice work of the Danish sculptor Anne Marie Carl-Nielsen commemorating her husband, the great composer, Carl Nielsen. The full name of the statue is “The Young Man playing Pan-pipes on a Winless Pegasus” and it was finished in 1939.

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This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
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