Biography of Juan Francisco Teodoro Gechter (1796-1844)

French sculptor born in 1796 and died in 1844, disciple of Bosio and Gros. His most notable works are: combat de Carlos Martel and Abd al - Rahman; Battle of Abukir; San Sebastián; statues of the Rhine and the Rhone, Juana de Arco; San Juan Crisóstomo; Luis Felipe; Defeated Gladiator; Pirithous beating a Centaur; Tancredo dying; Amazon demolished under his horse.