Christian Daniel Rauch

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Birthday
2, 1777
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 3, 1857 (80)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1777
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 3, 1857 (80)

About

German sculptor who founded the Berlin school of sculpture, and was considered the foremost German sculptor of the 19th century.

Before Fame

He studied sculpture at the Academy of Art.

Trivia

He created 70 busts in marble, 20 of which were of colossal size.

Family Life

His father died at a young age and he moved to Berlin.

Associated With

He and Emmanuel Pahud both worked in Berlin.