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Vedenkantaja / The Water Bearer

• Helsinki • Artist Viktor Malmberg
Published 1923 • © Copyright holder

`The Water Bearer' is a romantic piece of sculpture, resembling the realistic and idealistic sculpture of the 19th century. It depicts a young woman raising a water jar, dressed in a garment typical of Antiquity. Viktor Malmberg made the bronze work in 1923, and it was placed in its present location in 1924. The work belongs to the collections of the Helsinki Art Museum.

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Viktor Malmberg: The Water Bearer, 1923. You may not use this photo for commercial purposes. © Photo: Helsinki Art Museum / Maija Toivanen

Viktor Malmberg: The Water Bearer, 1923. You may not use this photo for commercial purposes. © Photo: Helsinki Art Museum / Maija Toivanen