The sculptor 

Gregor von Bochmann (1878 - 1914)

  • Born on September 23, 1878 in Düsseldorf as the first son of the painter Gregor von Bochmann
  • Studies at the Düsseldorfter Akademie under Karl Janssen
  • Marries Marianne Feddersen, the daughter of the painter Hans Peter Feddersen, the first September 1905
  • Dies in the battle of Aisne in France (near Laon)  on September 20, 1914
  • Memorial exhibition from May 6 through June 3, 1917 in the Kunsthalle Düsseldorf

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Biography (in german)   -    Preface for this Collection (in german)

Sculptures in Düsseldorf : Playful Fountain - Farewell - Memorial for the Poensgen - Reliefs in the Kreuzkirche

Other sculptures in the public space: Linnen Farmer in Herford (see also City Guide) - Memorials in North-Frisia - other sculptures

Selected works

Recognitions after his death : Homage - Overview of his Work - Retrospective Exhibition of 1917

Work catalogue    -    Photos in the workshop    -    A few drawings

Literature and other documents in relation with the life and work of the artist (in german)    -    Wikipedia (in german)    -    Other web sites (mostly in german)

The purpose of this web site is to provide information about the sculptor Gregor von Bochmann. I would appreciate any further information about the works and the life of the artists. You may send such information, if possible with some photo, as e-mail. (I am the grandson of the sculptor).

Gregor v. Bochmann

Last update: September 2015