Statue of Carol I
Public Art : Statue of Carol I
Also Known As : King Charles I statue
Sculptor: © Oscar Han (1891-1976)
Date Unveiled: The statue was unveiled after the
celebration of divine service, and sprinkled with holy water by Patriarch Miron Cristea on the September 26th,
Location: The statue of King Charles I is
located outside Peles Palace, Romania.
Acknowledgements: Thank you to Simon Akkerman and
Doreena Nita for kindly providing the photos.
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.