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Nina Saemundsson

 (1892 - 1965)
Nina Saemundsson was active/lived in California, New York / Iceland.  Nina Saemundsson is known for figure sculpture and painting, commemorative monuments.

Biography  
Nina Saemundsson


Born in Iceland, a descendant of Leif Ericson, Nina Saemondsson was awarded the Order of Icelandic Falcon by King Christian.

She was a resident of Hollywood by 1940.

Exhibition:
Oakland Art Gallery, 1938
New York World's Fair, 1939
Scandanavian-American Art Society (LA), 1939-40

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Who's Who in American Art 1940; Index of Artists Supplement (Daniel Mallett).

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About  Nina Saemundsson

Born:  1892 - Nikulasarhus, Fljotshild, Iceland
Died:   1965
Known for:  figure sculpture and painting, commemorative monuments