OOS Sculpture

Bust of Johan Ludwig Runeberg

1958 / Creator Unknown / Cleveland

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A bust of Johan Ludwig Runeberg, described as the national poety of Finland, in the Finnish Cultural Garden. Inscriptions on the base provide details about Snellman's life and dedication information for the sculpture.

Location: Finnish Cultural Garden , 1880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

County

: Cuyahoga

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Citation

: “Bust of Johan Ludwig Runeberg,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed May 13, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1942.

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Title

Bust of Johan Ludwig Runeberg

Description

A bust of Johan Ludwig Runeberg, described as the national poety of Finland, in the Finnish Cultural Garden. Inscriptions on the base provide details about Snellman's life and dedication information for the sculpture.

Date

1958

Contributor

Identifier

1942

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Location County

Provider Entity

Finnish Central Community of Cleveland

Location Street

1880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

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Installation Date

1958

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Inscription

JOHAN LUDVIG RUNEBERG
1804 - 1877
NATIONAL POET OF FINLAND

"Oi Maamme, Suomi,
Sunnyinmaa
Soi Sana Kultainen!"

"OUR LAND, FINLAND,
OUR NATIVE LAND.
O LET HER NAME
RING CLEAR!"

FINNISH CENTRAL COMMUNITY
CLEVELAND, OH