(1848 - 1900)
Carl Rohl-Smith was active/lived in District Of Columbia / Denmark. Carl RohlSmith is known for sculptor-memorial figure, portrait.
Biography Carl Rohl-Smith
Born in Roskilde, Denmark, Carl Rohl-Smith became a sculptor of historical figures and commemorative monuments including "General William Tecumseh Sherman", in Washington DC at 15th Streets and Pennsylvania Avenue by the Treasury Building, and "William W. Belknap" at Arlington Cemetery.
Rohl-Smith studied with Herman Vilhelm Bissen at the Royal Academy in Copenhagen from 1865 to 1870, and also studied in Berlin from 1875 to 1877 and Vienna from 1877 to 1881. He was a professor of sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen for five years, and in 1886 emigrated to the United States. He lived in St. Louis, Chicago, and New York and in 1890, established his studio in Washington DC. The Sherman monument, which covered 3000 square
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