Kai Nielsen

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Birthday
26, 1882
Birthplace
Svendborg, Denmark
Death Date
Nov 2, 1924 (41)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
26, 1882
Birthplace
Svendborg, Denmark
Death Date
Nov 2, 1924 (41)

About

Danish sculptor known for his socially conscious style. He sculpted Blind Peasant Girl and The Marble Girl.

Before Fame

He apprenticed as a painter at age 15, but decided to pursue sculpture.

Trivia

He died while working on a draft of a Maritime monument.

Family Life

He was born to Christian Nielsen and Ane Marie.

Associated With

He and Asger Jorn are both sculptors from Denmark.