Stoneware sculpture 'Cleopatra' made by Johannes Hedegaard (1915- 1999) in 1961 for Royal Copenhagen, Denmark. Height: 6 inches (15 cm). Width: 4.7 inches (12cm) Signed: Royal Copenhagen waves 21817 J. Hedegaard. Excellent condition.
Johannes Hedegaard was a Danish ceramist and sculptor. He was trained as sculptor at the Royal Copenhagen Factory and the Academy of fine art in Copenhagen 1930-1935. Assigned with Royal Copenhagen from 1948-1966. His work is exhibited at the Lunds Museum, Sweden; Chicago, USA and several Danish Museums.
Johannes Hedegaard,Royal Copenhagen. 'Cleopatra'