Andreas Schluter

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Birthday
20, 1664
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
May 12, 1714 (49)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
20, 1664
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
May 12, 1714 (49)

About

German baroque sculptor and architect associated with the Petrine Baroque style. He created the Golden ceremonial sarcophagus of Queen Sophie Charlotte.

Before Fame

He spent several years abroad as a journeyman, working on various projects.

Trivia

His fame allowed him to work for Tsar Peter the Great in Saint Petersburg.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Hamburg.

Associated With

He studied the work of Michelangelo Buonarroti.