Constantin Brancusi

Constantin Brancusi

Birth
Pestisani, Gorj, Romania
Death 16 Mar 1957 (aged 81)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 18
Memorial ID 4928 · View Source
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Sculptor. Son of a poor peasant and a self-taught man, Brancusi began his career as an apprentice to a cabinet maker. He later worked as an art student and was influenced by Rodin. His style moved beyond naturalist representation to stylized elegant forms.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 29 Mar 1999
  • Find a Grave Memorial 4928
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Constantin Brancusi (19 Feb 1876–16 Mar 1957), Find a Grave Memorial no. 4928, citing Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .