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Laura Gardin Fraser

Full name: Laura Gardin Fraser (Gardin-)
Gender: Female
Born: September 14, 1889 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: August 14, 1966 in Westport, Connecticut, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions

Related Olympians: Wife of James Fraser.

Biography

Laura Gardin was the wife of James Fraser, with both active mainly as coin designers in the USA. Her career in sculpture started with creating medals, coins, fountains, and animals for which she became very well known. She was the first woman to design a coin for the United States Treasury and was commissioned to do several monuments, including the double equestrian statue of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson in Wyman Park, Baltimore, Maryland, the three relief panels at the entrance to the library at West Point, and a white granite figure of Pegasus at Brook Green Gardens, South Carolina.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 38 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues United States USA AC
1928 Summer 38 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues United States USA AC
1928 Summer 38 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues United States USA AC
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event United States USA AC
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event United States USA AC
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event United States USA AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 38 Amsterdam Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Polo Pony Stallion Prince Friarstown
1928 Summer 38 Amsterdam Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Champion Foxhound Ranta
1928 Summer 38 Amsterdam Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Lutteurs

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Ed Crump
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC U.S. Polo Association Trophy
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Sportsman Medal
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