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James Fraser

Full name: James Earle Fraser
Gender: Male
Born: November 4, 1876 in Winona, Minnesota, United States
Died: October 11, 1953 in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions

Related Olympians: Husband of Laura Gardin Fraser.

Biography

James Earle Fraser was the husband of Laura Gardin Fraser, with both active mainly as coin designers in the USA. In 1913, James Earle created the famous Indian Head motif that was on the US nickel until 1938 and was later used on the gold ounce. His most famous statue was the End of Trail, done in 1915. One of his major works were the two heroic bronze equestrian statues titled The Arts of Peace, designed for the entrance to the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, just behind the Lincoln Memorial at Washington, DC. He was one of the most prominent American sculptors of the first half of the 20th century.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 51 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Medals And Reliefs United States USA AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Medals And Reliefs

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 51 Amsterdam Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Plaque Commémorative pour Mr. Schoelkopf
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