**131- Vigelands Sculpture Park-Norway.


Gustav Vigeland was born at Mandal on 11th April 1869. His father a master joiner.  As a boy Gustav showed an aptitude & great skill at drawing & woodcarving. During the years 1889-90 he worked with Sculptor – Skeibrok. Spending time in Copenhagan, Paris & study tours abroad. His work s of art stand in Frogner Grounds also  called Vigeland Grounds.  He died on the 12th. March 1943.

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