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Franzisca Bernadina Wilhelmina Elisabeth Ney was a Realist Sculpture.
Born in Münster, Germany on 26th January 1833.
Elisabeth was famous at the age of 30 and sculpted Otto van Bismarck amongst others.
She went on a hunger strike until her farther allowed her to go to the art academy.
Elisebeth Died on 29th June 1907 in Austin Texas.