Statues - Hither & Thither

Finland
Helsinki
Uusimaa

Runeberginkatu 14
(Helsingin kauppakorkeakoulu - Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration)

Kauppiaita

Tradesmen

Michael Schilkin
1950

Helsinki /  Kauppiaita

Description

Ceramic relief on the façade of the Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration. The three parts of the façade each show their own theme:
  1. Banking
    Helsinki - Kauppiaita Helsinki - Kauppiaita

  2. Trade
    Helsinki - Kauppiaita Helsinki - Kauppiaita Helsinki - Kauppiaita

    Helsinki - Kauppiaita

  3. Industry
    Helsinki - Kauppiaita Helsinki - Kauppiaita Helsinki - Kauppiaita

Annotation

The relief refers to the education provided by the school provides and to its role as a centre of economic research.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Banker
  • Girl with piggy bank
  • Globe
  • Mason
  • Mercurius / Hermes
  • Miner
  • Piggy Bank
  • Schilkin, Michael
  • Ship / boat
  • Wood worker
  • Location N 60°10'18" E 24°55'23"

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