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Ivan Zajec

Full name: Ivan Zajec
Other name(s): Иван Зајец
Gender: Male
Born: July 15, 1869 in Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Died: July 30, 1952 in Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Country: YUG Yugoslavia
Sport: Art Competitions


A Slovenian, Ivan Zajec was one of the most outstanding sculptors of the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century. After completing his studies at the Academy of Vienna, he continued his work there. A prolific sculptor, it is said that his works exceeded in number those of all other contemporary sculptors. He combined different styles and experiments with a variety of genres. His sculptures demonstrated certain features he had adopted during his travels to Italy, Munich, and Paris, where he became fascinated with the work of Auguste Rodin.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 54 Paris Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing Yugoslavia YUG AC

Mixed Sculpturing

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1924 Summer 54 Paris Art Competitions Yugoslavia Final Standings AC Dead Heroes
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