Anker Hoffmann 1904-1985

Anker Hoffmann is a Danish sculptor, born in Holte. He studied art 1923-25​​. He married Fro Vibeke Larsen from Struer in 1927. Hoffmann worked with a naturalistic form, in various materials. The character's posture has a dynamic in a special rythm which creates an artistic statement. His most famous works are the granite well with a young couple in front of Frederiksberg City Hall (1960) and "Etude, siddende pige" (Etude, Seated Girl) (1981) at the Concert Hall of Aarhus.
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Relief in the Town Hall of Aarhus

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Relief in the Town Hall of Aarhus

Carina, Valby Idrætspark, Copenhagen 1946, presumably named after one of two illegitimate daughters of Mogens Munk. He was in the beginning of the 1500 years owner of Volstrup estate, given to him by his brother bishop Iver Munk in Ribe. The other illigetimate daughter, Ida, is also portrayed by Anker Hoffmann, a concrete sculpture at Ausumgaard. Munk cared for his two illegitimate daughters as he let them inherit a farm, Ausumgaard (later it became an estate). Munk lies burried in Hjerm…

Carina, Valby Idrætspark, Copenhagen 1946, presumably named after one of two illegitimate daughters of Mogens Munk. He was in the beginning of the 1500 years owner of Volstrup estate, given to him by his brother bishop Iver Munk in Ribe. The other illigetimate daughter, Ida, is also portrayed by Anker Hoffmann, a concrete sculpture at Ausumgaard. Munk cared for his two illegitimate daughters as he let them inherit a farm, Ausumgaard (later it became an estate). Munk lies burried in Hjerm…

Kvinde (Woman), Lyngby

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Liggende Kvinde [Lying Woman]. Varde

Liggende Kvinde [Lying Woman]. Varde

Hjorth Larsen: : Ide på Ausumgaard

Hjorth Larsen: : Ide på Ausumgaard

Foto af værk

Foto af værk

To katte der netter hinanden 1968

To katte der netter hinanden 1968

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Frihedsmonumentet i Mindelunden Arnbjerg 01 - står i Varde DK

Borgmester Fenneberg

Borgmester Fenneberg

Retfærdigheden, Viborg

Retfærdigheden, Viborg

Retfærdigheden, Viborg

Retfærdigheden, Viborg

Lord mayor Paul Fenneberg portrayed by Hoffmann in 1976.

Lord mayor Paul Fenneberg portrayed by Hoffmann in

Anker Hoffmann still working around 1984. He lived i Virum i Lyngby-Taarbæk municipality. He made a portrait of its lord mayor Paul Fenneberg.

Anker Hoffmann still working around He lived i Virum i Lyngby-Taarbæk municipality. He made a portrait of its lord mayor Paul Fenneberg.

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