||"Our Mother Tongue". Niels Hansen Jacobsen. Patinated bronze figure from 1903|
Niels Hansen Jacobsen, b. in Vejen 1861 / d. in Vejen 1941. Denmark
Signed: NHJ, 1903
The large original cut granite sculpture was placed in "Skibelund Krat" near Askov in 1903.
A young crowned woman, and the Danish patriots, poet Edvard Lembcke and historian A. D. Jørgensen, are watching the Danish lands, Sønderjylland, that were lost in 1864 and later regained in 1920.
H: 47 cm
With dedikation from 1915
In good, original condition