Ernst Herter

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Birthday
14, 1846
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 19, 1917 (71)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
14, 1846
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 19, 1917 (71)

About

German sculptor who specialized in creating statues of mythological figures. He sculpted the Lorelei Fountain in the Bronx.

Before Fame

He studied at the Academy of Arts in Berlin and later as apprentice of Ferdinand August Fischer.

Trivia

His most famous work is Sterbender Achilles, which is translated as Dying Achilles.

Family Life

His parents raised him in Berlin, Germany.

Associated With

He and Franziska Troegner are both from Berlin, Germany.