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Christian Daniel Rauch
Man with wispy white hair in his late 70s, wearing long dark robe with bow tie, holding a sculptor's tool
Rauch in 1855
Born (1777-01-02)2 January 1777
Arolsen, Waldeck, Holy Roman Empire
Died 3 December 1857(1857-12-03) (aged 80)
Nationality German
Education Friedrich Valentin
Johann Christian Ruhl
Prussian Academy of Art
Known for Sculpture
Notable work
Equestrian statue of Frederick the Great
Christian Daniel Rauch by Ernst Rietschel (1857), Albertinum, Dresden
Christian Daniel Rauch by Ernst Rietschel (1857), Albertinum, Dresden
Rauch-tomb
Rauch's grave in Berlin

Christian Daniel Rauch (2 January 1777 – 3 December 1857) was a German sculptor. He founded the Berlin school of sculpture, and was the foremost German sculptor of the 19th century.

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