Povl Sondergaard

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Birthday
4, 1905
Birthplace
Denmark
Death Date
Sep 19, 1986 (81)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
4, 1905
Birthplace
Denmark
Death Date
Sep 19, 1986 (81)

About

Danish sculptor who made lifelike busts, female figures, and monuments, including Memorial to the Fallen, located in Bispebjerg Cemetery.

Before Fame

He attended the Technical School and then studied sculpture under Einar Utzon-Frank at the Danish Academy.

Trivia

His best known work may be Memorial to the Fallen in Bispebjerg Cemetery.

Family Life

He was the son of the painter Ole S√łndergaard.

Associated With

He and Harriet Hosmer are both sculptors known for the realism of their busts.