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Jean René Gauguin

Full name: Jean René Gauguin
Gender: Male
Born: April 12, 1881 in Paris, Paris, France
Died: April 21, 1961 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Art Competitions

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


French born Jean René Gauguin was the son of the famous artist Paul Gauguin and his Danish wife Mette Gad. He spent most of his life in Denmark where he was educated as a carpenter, but made his career as a sculptor. He produced at least four life-size sculptures of sporting male figures between 1921 and 1936. In 1909 Gauguin became a Danish citizen. In 1924 he won the bronze medal with his sculpture Boxer.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 43 Paris Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing Denmark DEN 3T Bronze

Mixed Sculpturing

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1924 Summer 43 Paris Art Competitions Denmark Final Standings 3T Boxer
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