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Charles Hafner

Full name: Charles Andrew Hafner
Gender: Male
Born: October 28, 1888 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: July 29, 1960 in New York, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

American sculptor Charles Hafner created his best known bronze work in 1928 at the Carl Schurz Park in New York, Peter Pan. Other works were a terra cotta pediment for New York’s Rivoli Theater and a marble fountain entitled The Dance for the Albee Theater in Brooklyn. He studied in New York and Paris at the School of Beaux Arts, and also worked as a painting teacher at the New York Evening School of Industrial Art. Hafner created figurative sculptures, allegorical motifs, portraits busts, medallions, plaques, and building-related works. His paintings emphasized still lifes and botanical motifs. In 1918, during World War I, Hafner served as a ship camouflage artist for the Navy.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues United States USA AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Jeune Fille jouant au golf
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