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Desmond Broe

Full name: Desmond Broe
Gender: Male
Born: 1921 in Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Died: September 16, 1968 in Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Country: IRL Ireland
Sport: Art Competitions


Baptist Bernard Joseph “Leo” Broe was the father of Desmond Broe and also a sculptor. Desmond studied at the National College of Art in Dublin. He joined his father’s company and later took it over. He produced mainly busts and figures in bronze and stone as well as monuments and religious sculptures and reliefs. In addition, he painted water colors of Dublin scenes. Desmond's sister Irene Broe was also a sculptor and his son Dimitri became a known painter.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer London Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues Ireland IRL AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1948 Summer London Art Competitions Ireland Final Standings AC Clearing the Obstacle (Plaster)
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