Copenhagen's Mermaid

Kelly Aceves's avatar Kelly Aceves

Copenhagen is famous for their despairing mermaid that watches over her harbor day and night. Hans Christian Anderson's mermaid came to life when Edvard Eriksen sculpted her for the city in 1913. This photo captures a moment of the mermaid's despair in Anderson's fairy tale.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 2 inches
  • Medium: Photograph
  • Width: 20 inches
  • Year created: 2016
  • Height: 16 inches