Grinling Gibbons

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Birthday
4, 1648
Birthplace
New Zealand
DEATH DATE
Aug 3, 1721 (73)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
4, 1648
Birthplace
New Zealand
DEATH DATE
Aug 3, 1721 (73)

About

Dutch-British sculptor and wood carver known for his work in England, such as St Paul's Cathedral and Blenheim Palace.

Before Fame

He moved to England and began accepting commissions from the royal family.

Trivia

His work very often includes carvings of peapods.

Family Life

His parents raised him in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Associated With

He and Louis Van Amster are both from the Netherlands.

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