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Rudolf Schmidt

Full name: Rudolf Schmidt
Gender: Male
Born: April 19, 1894 in Vienna, Wien, Austria
Died: March 7, 1980 in Vienna, Wien, Austria
Country: AUT Austria
Sport: Art Competitions


Austrian Rudolf Schmidt worked as a sculptor, art historian and professor of art education at the Academy of Fine Arts in Wien (Vienna). He first completed an apprenticeship as gemstone engraver and then studied sculpture in Wien. Schmidt also published the first volume of the Austrian Künstlerlexikon (A-D), with no further volumes published. In 1935, he became a member of the Künstlerhaus Wien. He created numerous large sculptures, such as the Hannakenbrunnen in Wien in 1937. Schmidt also produced many medals, such as the Commemorative Medal for the 100th anniversary of the Association for the History of the City of Wien, and the 1954 Austrian Olympic medal. He died in the Vienna neighborhood of Rodaun.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 42 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Austria AUT AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 42 Berlin Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC Olympisches Mal
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