Fish market in Copenhagen, 1959
Before it became a popular bar strip, Gammel Strand was the traditional fish market in Copenhagen. In 1940 the granite statue of 'The Last Fisherman's Wife' was erected in memory of the many women who have been coming here since the middle ages to sell seafood.
(Collection of Omer Grawet)
DenmarkCopenhagenOmer Grawet1959Gammel Strandfish market