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David Evans

Full name: David Evans
Gender: Male
Born: June 18, 1893 in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Died: March 14, 1959 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

David Evans, British sculptor and painter, was born in Manchester. There, he studied at the School of Arts. After receiving a grant, he moved to London and continued his studies at the Royal School of Arts and the Royal Academy of Arts. The years 1930 and 1931 he spent in the United States. Since 1940, he lived in Hertfordshire. Evans was a Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptures. He was a well-known sculptor in Great Britain, who was especially involved in creating some of the sculptures for the Bank of England, which was built next to St. Paul’s Cathedral. He created busts, heads, torsos, reliefs, masks, statues, statuettes (mostly groups), garden and fountain figures in bronze, marble, wood and Portland stone, profane and religious themes. He was also working in the art trade.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 39 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Great Britain GBR AC
1948 Summer 55 London Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1948 Summer 55 London Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Athlete (Bronze)

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 39 Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Football Panel
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