Jens Baggesen

Statue of the towns famous son, the poet and author Jens Baggesen, born in Korsør 15 February 1764, died in Hamburg 3 October 1826.

The sculptor Julius Vilhelm Schultz wanted to express Jens Baggesen more as a thinker rather than a poet. The statue holds a pansy in its hand to symbolize, that the town often had left him out in the cold.

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Havnepladsen 1
4220 Korsør

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    • Korsør
    • Sealand, Møn, Lolland-Falster
    • Vestsjælland

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    Longtitude : 11.13694
    Latitude : 55.330928