(1876 - 1946)
Ernest Moore Viquesney was active/lived in Indiana. Ernest Viquesney is known for sculptor-military figure.
Biography Ernest Viquesney
The following is from Les Kopel who writes that his source is the
"Special Doughboy Issue" of "The Chamber Monthly", Spencer, Indiana's Chamber of Commerce newsletter, published in 1991. Most of it contains articles written by T. Perry Wesley, the late Editor Emeritus of the "Spencer Evening World", who was considered to be the authority on Ernest Moore Viquesney. I don't know how or why Mr. Wesley became interested in Viquesney and his works; perhaps it was the discovery that there were dozens of copies of the "Spirit of the American Doughboy" statue, "twins" of the one in Spencer, scattered all over the country. Who was this man, Viquesney, who could so convincingly sell what some see as a "one-note" piece of sculpture to so many p
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