(1834 - 1904)
Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi was active/lived in France. Frederic Auguste Bartholdi is known for figurative, public sculpture, Statue of Liberty.
Biography Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi
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Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi (French: 2 August 1834 – 4 October 1904) was a French sculptor who is best known for designing Liberty Enlightening the World, commonly known as the Statue of Liberty.
Bartholdi was born in Colmar, France, 2 August 1834. He was born to a family of German Protestant (Alsatian) and Italian heritage. His parents were Jean Charles Bartholdi (1791–1836) and Augusta Charlotte Bartholdi (née Beysser; 1801–1891). Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi was the youngest of their four children, and one of only two to survive infancy, along with the oldest brother, Jean-Charles, who became a lawyer and editor.
Bartholdi's father, a property owner and counselor to the prefecture, died when Bartholdi was two years old. Afterw
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