Gift for Skjern from Ny Carlsberg fonden on the occasion of the town´s transition to Market town (købstad) in 1958.
Originally established between the library and Skjern youth club (Finderupsvej 7). The sculpture was in 1986, after almost 3 years debate, moved to its current location in front of the main entrance to Skjern library.
Original name "Man who harvest". In everyday speech called "The harvestman (In danish: Høstmanden)".
A 42 cm tall model of the stature can be seen in Nordjyllands art museum.
Artist: Bent Sørensen.
The construction year: 29-05-1962.