Frederick William MacMonnies

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Birthday
28, 1863
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 22, 1937 (73)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
28, 1863
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 22, 1937 (73)

About

American sculptor of the Beaux-Arts school who was also a highly accomplished painter and portraitist. He designed the Princeton Battle Monument.

Before Fame

He grew up in Brooklyn and later moved to France.

Trivia

His best known pieces are Nathan Hale, Bacchante and Infant Faun, and Diana.

Family Life

He married his former student Alice Jones in 1910.

Associated With

He created a medal to celebrate Charles Lindbergh's solo Trans-Atlantic flight.