artist: Åke Lagerborg (Swedish 1927-2020)
medium: metal sculpture on timber base
dimensions: 29 cm (approx) height including base
signed and dated 1961 on base
AU $1050 (approx US $635 / 585 EUROS / 68,500 yen / 515 GBP - for exact current conversion visit xe.com)
Åke Lagerborg was a Swedish sculptor born in Stockholm in 1927. He studied at the ABF Skulpturskola and with Ture Johansson and Arne Jones between 1954-56, and with Luciano Minguzzi at the Accademia di Brera, Milan in 1963. Labergborg has numerous public work around Sweden including a wall relief at Umeå University and is represented in public collections including the Moderna Museet in Stockholm, the Gothenburg Art Museum, and the Umeå and Boras Museums.