sculptor

Definitions of sculptor
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n an artist who creates sculptures

Synonyms:
carver, sculpturer, statue maker
Examples:
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Praxiteles
ancient Greek sculptor (circa 370-330 BC)
Frederic Auguste Bartholdi
French sculptor best known for creating the Statue of Liberty now in New York harbor
Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini
Italian sculptor and architect of the baroque period in Italy; designed many churches and chapels and tombs and fountains (1598-1680)
Constantin Brancusi
Romanian sculptor noted for abstractions of animal forms (1876-1957)
Alexander Calder
United States sculptor who first created mobiles and stabiles (1898-1976)
Benvenuto Cellini
Italian sculptor (1500-1571)
Thomas Crawford
United States neoclassical sculptor (1814-1857)
Donato di Betto Bardi
Florentine sculptor famous for his lifelike sculptures (1386-1466)
Sir Jacob Epstein
British sculptor (born in the United States) noted for busts and large controversial works (1880-1959)
Daniel Chester French
United States sculptor who created the seated marble figure of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. (1850-1931)
Alberto Giacometti
Swiss sculptor and painter known for his bronze sculptures of elongated figures (1901-1966)
Dame Barbara Hepworth
British sculptor (1902-1975)
Malvina Hoffman
United States sculptor (1887-1966)
Gaston Lachaise
United States sculptor (born in France) noted for his large nude figures (1882-1935)
Leonardo da Vinci
Italian painter and sculptor and engineer and scientist and architect; the most versatile genius of the Italian Renaissance (1452-1519)
Maya Lin
United States sculptor and architect whose public works include the memorial to veterans of the Vietnam War in Washington (born in 1959)
Jacques Lipchitz
United States sculptor (born in Lithuania) who pioneered cubist sculpture (1891-1973)
Lysippus
Greek sculptor (4th century BC)
Aristide Maillol
French sculptor of monumental female nudes (1861-1944)
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Florentine sculptor and painter and architect; one of the outstanding figures of the Renaissance (1475-1564)
Amedeo Modigliano
Italian painter and sculptor (1884-1920)
Henry Spencer Moore
British sculptor whose works are monumental organic forms (1898-1986)
Louise Nevelson
United States sculptor (born in Russia) known for massive shapes of painted wood (1899-1988)
Isamu Noguchi
United States sculptor (1904-1988)
Claes Thure Oldenburg
United States sculptor (born in Sweden); a leader of the pop art movement who was noted for giant sculptures of common objects (born in 1929)
Pheidias
ancient Greek sculptor (circa 500-432 BC)
Pablo Picasso
prolific and influential Spanish artist who lived in France (1881-1973)
Francois Auguste Rene Rodin
French sculptor noted for his renderings of the human form (1840-1917)
George Segal
United States sculptor (born in 1924)
David Roland Smith
United States sculptor (1906-1965)
Lorado Taft
United States sculptor (1860-1936)
Types:
sculptress
a woman sculptor
Type of:
artist, creative person
a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination

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