Näsinkallio fountain in Tampere

Näsinkallio fountain in Tampere
Näsikallion fountain that is Tirkkonen fountain was completed in 1913, the fountain, which is located in Tampere Hämeenpuisto north end. Architect Birger Federley Art Nouveau mental granite composition involves three by Emil Wikström separate bronze sculptures. Fountains statues of topics based on the old folk culture. Highest bronze sculpture shows the Kalevala familiar with the North maiden, who sits on a rainbow, and it spins gold thread spindle. Below are a father and son and mother and daughters depict allegorical sculpture groups. One of them symbolizes the manufacturing sector, the second home industry. Follows the style of the sculptures of French realism. manufacture of statues Wikström helped his students, sculptor Richard Rautalin.
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