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Vatnsberinn - Reykjavik, Iceland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 64° 08.821 W 021° 56.174
27W E 454448 N 7113731
Quick Description: This sculpture is located in downtown Reykjavik.
Location: Iceland
Date Posted: 7/22/2014 8:34:27 AM
Waymark Code: WMM4ZH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 12

Long Description:
This 1936 bronze sculpture depicts a person...gender indeterminate) resting for a moment as two large jugs of water are being carried. Vatnberrin means "water carrier" in Icelandic.
The artist is Ásmundur Sveinsson. A cement or stone(?) copy of this work is located at the Ásmundur Sveinsson museum. See (visit link)

Read more about the Icelandic artist at (visit link)
Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Vatnsberinn

Figure Type: Human

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Ásmundur Sveinsson

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 1936

Materials used: bronze

Location: Laekjargata Street, Reykjavik

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