Seattle Public Sculptors: Twelve Makers of Monuments, Memorials, and Statuary, 1909-1962

Author and NHM Collections Manager Fred Poyner IV talks 20th-century Seattle sculptors  
Book Talk 
Sep
14
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Book Talk

Seattle Public Sculptors: Twelve Makers of Monuments, Memorials, and Statuary, 1909-1962

Author and NHM Collections Manager Fred Poyner IV talks 20th-century Seattle sculptors

7pm

Author and NHM Collections Manager Fred Poyner IV will give a 45-minute presentation on the subject of Seattle sculptors active between 1909 and 1962, including three of Scandinavian heritage: Max P. Nielsen (Danish), creator of the statuary at the Sherwood Park golf course; Finn Frolich (Norwegian), who contributed two bronze busts to the UW campus; and August Werner (Norwegian), creator of the Leif Erikson statue at Seattle's Shilshoe Marina. There will be a book signing following the presentation.

Cost: Free ($5 suggested donation)

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