sculpture, Danish, art
Christian Petersen (1885-1961) was a Danish-American sculptor (Figure 1) whose accomplishment and importance in the history of American art is being increasingly understood and recognized.1 The first goal in this presentation is to present a small portion of his work and to discuss why his reputation is growing and, at the same time, weave in aspects of his Danish background.
DeLong, Lea Rosson
"Christian Petersen: From Denmark to the New Deal to Campus Sculptor,"
The Bridge: Vol. 29:
2, Article 36.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/thebridge/vol29/iss2/36