(1905 - 1988)
Archimedes Aristedes Michael Giacomantonio was active/lived in New Jersey. Archimedes Giacomantonio is known for Sculpture, painting, crafts.
Biography Archimedes Giacomantonio
Archimedes Giacomantonio was born in Jersey City in 1905 two blocks from city hall, he attended Dickinson High School. He took his initial art training at the da Vinci Art School in New York. Giacomantonio studied five years in Italy at the Royal Academy in Rome.
He made busts and statuettes of many prominent people of the era including Il Duce, Benito Mussolini. The bronze statuette of Abraham Lincoln (The railsplitter) in the Lincoln High School Lobby is one of his works of art completed when he was only 18 years old. Another shining example of his is the statue of Christopher Columbus in Journal Square. President Harry Truman commissioned him to do a statuette of Woodrow Wilson for the Truman L
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