Public Works of Art

A selection of Carl Eldh's public works
Carl Eldh’s sculptures can be found in many public places in Sweden and abroad. The following list does not cover all, but gives an idea of how widely spread his works are, both geographically and regarding subject matter. (The date mentioned refers to the first time each work was placed in public). Apart from the places mentioned here, Eldh’s sculptures can also be found in many other places such as schools, institutions and companies. The art works presented on this list are accessible to all.

There is no complete documentation of Carl Eldh's public works of art. If you know of any that are not mentioned on this list, please contact the museum at info@eldhsatelje.se.

Photographer all pictures below: Andrzej Olas.

 

1895

Image of Christ, relief in wood for the portal of Film Church, Uppland.


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1904

Relief in granite for Stefan Church, Stockholm


1906

The Resurrection, altar piece in plaster, Hagalund Church, Solna.


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1907

Decoration of the Nordic Museum portal, Stockholm; tympanumfrieze, sculpture, relief in sandstone.


1909

Carl Henrik Jobst von Feilitzen, portrait bust in bronze, Vedtorget, Jönköping.


1910

The Message, granite façade relief, Kaserntorget 11, (former Royal Telegraph Service), Gothenburg.


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1910

Racing boys and Boys at the Bathing Place, façade reliefs in granite, Östra Real, Stockholm.


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1910

Racing boys and Boys at the Bathing Placefaçade reliefs in granite, Östra Real, Stockholm.



1910

Olof Rudbeck the Elder, portrait bust in bronze, in front of the Faculty of Psychology (former Faculty of Anatomy Uppsala).


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1910

Trygg AB, high relief in granite, Engelbrekts plan 1, (former Insurance Company Trygg Liv) Stockholm.


1911

The Water Sprite, head in granite at Vattenfall weir, Göta älv, Trollhättan.


1913

Mother, with statue in bronze, Upplands Nation, Uppsala. Replicas in Husqvarna, Lund and Ängelholm.


1913

Wilhelm Tham, portrait bust in bronze, Alfred Dahlinskolan, Huskvarna


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1915

Karl Nordström, portrait bust in bronze, Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, Stockholm.


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1915

Gunnar Wennerberg, statue in bronze, Djurgården, Stockholm. Replica in Minnehaha Park, Minneapolis, USA.


1917

The Months, relief in limestone, in the former head office of the Scandinavian Bank, Gustav Adolfs torg 22, Stockholm.


1917

Gunnar Wennerberg, herm in granite, Stadsparken, Lidköping.


1918

Karl Staaff, portrait bust in granite, Parliament Building, Stockholm.


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1919

Youth, sculpture group in bronze by grave, Northern Cemetery, Solna. Replicas in, amongst other places, Eskilstuna, Gränna, Gothenburg, Huddinge, Hällefors, Järna, Kalmar, Lidköping, Nacka, Nybro, Rottneros, Sala, Sigtuna, Umeå, Uppsala and Österbybruk.


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1920

August Lindberg (Phoenix), memorial with relief in granite, Northern Cemetery, Solna.


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1920

Edward Welander, memorial with portrait bust and sculpture group in granite, Northern Cemetery, Solna.


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1921

The Eldh Fountain, granite, crossroad Birger Jarlsgatan - Grev Turegatan, Stockholm


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1921

Karl Staaff, herm in granite, Karl Staaffs Park (previously by Sveavägen), Stockholm.


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1921

Victoria, high relief in granite, Kungsgatan 26 (former Insurance Company Victoria), Stockholm.


1923

Gustaf Fröding’s memorial, urn in granite and bronze, Uppsala Cemetery.


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1923

The Author, statue in marble, City Hall courtyard, Stockholm.


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1923

The Painterstatue in marble, City Hall courtyard, Stockholm.


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1923

The Poetstatue in marble, City Hall courtyard, Stockholm.


1923

K. A. Wallenberg, portrait bust in granite, City Hall, Stockholm.


1926

Self Criticism, sculpture in bronze, City Hall, Stockholm. Replicas in Lund and Rottneros.


1927

Hjalmar Branting, portrait bust in granite, Parliament Building, Stockholm. Replicas in amongst other places Eskilstuna, Gothenburg, Katrineholm Nyköping, Säter and Tidaholm.


1927

Prince Gustaf, statue in bronze, at Carolina Rediviva, Uppsala. Replica in Rottneros.


1928

Ludvig Nobel, memorial in granite with portrait relief in bronze, by crossroad Ludvig Nobels allé - Lindallén, Båstad.


1929

Sveno Elfdalius, portrait bust in bronze, by Karlstad Cathedral.


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1929

The Song, sculpture in bronze, City Hall courtyard, Stockholm. Replicas in Eskilstuna and Olofström.


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1929

The Dance, sculpture in bronze, City Hall courtyard, Stockholm. Replicas in Eskilstuna and Olofström.


1930

Ansgar, Hergeir and Frideborg, statues in bronze, Ansgarskapellet, Björkö.


1930

Innocence, sculpture in bronze, by the Faculty for Teacher training, Uppsala University. Replicas among other places, Rottneros and Värnamo.


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1931

Victor Balck, portrait bust in bronze, Stockholm Stadium.


1931

Jacques Borelius, portrait bust in bronze, by Gamla kirurgen, Lund University.


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1931

Erik Hedén, porträttbyst i marmor, vid Stockholms stadsbibliotek. Replik i brons i Ludvika.


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1931

Torsten Petre (The River Spirit), memorial with sculpture and reliefs in bronze Northern Cemetery, Solna.


1932

Arvid Lindman, portrait bust in granite, Parliament Building, Stockholm.


1932

Frans von Schéele, portrait bust in bronze, by Spångberg's bridge, Filipstad.


1933

Venus, sculpture in bronze, Hertzmans plan, Norrköping.


1934

Gösta Mittag-Leffler, memorial with portrait relief in granite, Djursholm Cemetery, Danderyd.


1934

Kristina Nilsson, portrait in marble, the Opera House, Stockholm. Replica in Olofström.


1934

The Diver, sculpture in bronze, by Stagnelius school, Kalmar.


1935

Engelbrekt, statue in bronze, in front of Heliga Trefaldighet Church, Arboga.


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1936

Water Elf, grave sculpture in bronze, Northern Cemetery, Solna. Replica in Nacka.


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1937

The Olympic Runners, sculpture group in bronze, Stockholm Stadium. Replica at Kråkberget outside Gränna.


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1938

Ingalill, sculpture in marble, outside Cancercentrum, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna (formerly a fountain figure in Radiumhemmet, moved 2003). Replicas in Arboga, Kyrkhult and Västervik.


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1940

Agnes von Krusenstierna, memorial with relief in granite, Northern Cemetery, Solna.


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1940

Fabian Månsson, portrait bust in bronze, by Stockholm Public Library.


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1942

The Strindberg Monument (The Titan), bronze, Tegnérlunden, Stockholm.


1943

After the Days Work and Seated Man, grave sculptures in bronze, Stora Tuna Cemetery. Replica of After the Days Work, Kyrkhult Cemetery.


1944

Young Girl, sculpture in plaster, Malmö Musical Theater (former Malmö City Theatre). Replica in Rottneros.


1946

Carl von Linné, statue in bronze, Stortorget, Älmhult. Replicas in Linnéträdgården, Uppsala and by Cleveland's Museum of Natural History, USA..


1949

Linnea and Eve, sculptures in bronze, Rottneros Park.


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1950

The Young Linné, statue in bronze, Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, Stockholm. Replica in Centre Culturel Suédois, Paris.


1950

Crown prince Gustaf (VI) Adolf, portrait bust in bronze, Rottneros Park.


1950

Young Girl, sculpture in bronze, Rottneros Park.


1951

Gustaf Fröding, portrait bust in bronze, Rottneros Park. Replica in Hällefors.


1951

Forest Nymph, fountain sculpture in bronze, Apoteksparken, Vetlanda. Replica in Rottneros.


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1952

The Branting Monument, bronze, Norra Bantorget, Stockholm.


1953

Eve, sculpture in bronze, Plantagen, Åmål. Replicas in Karlskoga and in Västerås.


1953

Girl with Halo, sculpture in bronze, Eskilsparken, Eskilstuna. Replica in Olofström.


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1967

Maja, sculpture in bronze, by Skärdalshemmet, Kristianstad. Replica in Solna.


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1968

The Young Strindberg in the Archipelago, statue in bronze, Bellevue Park, Stockholm. Replica by Alviks strand, Stockholm and a bust at Mosebacketerrassen, Stockholm.


1968

The Water Sprite, fountain figure in bronze, Hembygdsparken, Kyrkhult.


1970

The Glory of Work, study in bronze, Holjeparken, Olofström.


1990

Seated Girl, sculpture in bronze, Biblioteksparken, Olofström.


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2006

Illusion-Tragedy-Comedy, sculpture group in bronze, by Erik Sandbergsgatan 25, Solna. Replica in Stockholm.



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