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Father and Son' sculpture, Tartu

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Though originally intended to be placed in Tallinn, Tartu's Father and Son' sculpture has come to serve as one of the city's most well-known pieces of public artwork. Cast in bronze by a grieving widow in 1987, the statue was purchased by the local city council in 2001 to preserve it. Visit the unusual sculpture, which depicts a toddler-aged son hand-in-hand with his father. You'll notice immediately that the child's dimensions are equal to those of his parent, creating a disorienting effect. Be sure to bring your camera, as many find posing next to a man-sized child to be a great photo opportunity. Put Father and Son' sculpture on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Tartu tourist route planner.
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  • 路過塔圖市中心最大的百貨公司旁看到的雕像,是一個精美的藝術品。塔圖總讓人有種放鬆而開心的氛圍。雕像路上也有許多小販,賣著許多當地的手工藝品!  more »
  • Its one of the famous sculptures in whole Estonia and you just have to make pictures with it its located in the centrum, so you cant miss it  more »
  • It was striking to see the differences in ages through the naked man. Very accomplished and well located in the paseo
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