Educated Royal Academy, Leipzig. Traveling scholarship, École des Beaux Arts, Brussels. Came to the United States, 1886, naturalized citizen, 1903.
Principal works: architectural sculptures in Congressional Library, Washington, District of Columbia. “Battle Monument” at Lake George, New New York McKinley Monument, Toledo, O.
Statue of Governor Stevens T.
Mason, Detroit, Michigan. Member National Sculpture Society. Member Washington (District of Columbia) Light Infantry.
Married Ann Eliza Nielsen, 1889.