Ralph Stackpole

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Birthday
1, 1885
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Dec 13, 1973 (88)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
1, 1885
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Dec 13, 1973 (88)

About

American sculptor and painter who was involved in the art and causes of social realism. He sculpted the Tympanum group of Varied Industries.

Before Fame

He worked as a laborer to support he and his mother.

Trivia

Some of his works were destroyed in the Oakland Firestorm of 1991.

Family Life

His son Peter Stackpole became a successful photojournalist.

Associated With

He and Alexandre Falguiere both studied at the École des Beaux-Arts.