Mihail Kogalniceanu statue
Public Art : Mihail Kogalniceanu statue
Sculptor: © Oscar Han (3rd December, 1891 - 14th
February 1976 )
Date Unveiled: 1936
Commissioned By: Mihail Kogalniceanu Cultural
Location: The statue of Mihail Kogalniceanu can be
found perched on a pedestal in Kogalniceanu Square, Bucharest, Romania.
Trivia : In 1945, the Communists accused Oscar
Han of being a Legionnaire and under the Law of Purification was suspended as a professor of the Arts school in
Bucharest for a year.
Acknowledgements: Thank you to Simon Akkerman and
Doreena Nita for kindly providing the photos.