Stephen Sauvestre | Architect

Stephen Sauvestre | Architect

Name Stephen Sauvestre
Profession Architect
Date of Birth 1847-12-26
Place of Birth Bonnetable,
Age 72 yrs
Death Date 1919-12-26
Birth Sign Capricorn

About Stephen Sauvestre

Late nineteenth and early twentieth-century architect best known for his work on the famous Eiffel Tower. His design contributions to the tower included ground-level arches and glass encasing.

Early Life Experience of Stephen Sauvestre

In 1868, he graduated with honors from the École Spéciale d’Architecture.

Trivia Info

His Eiffel Tower project premiered at the 1889 Paris Universal Exposition.

Family Life and Relationship

He grew up in Sarthe, France with his educator, author, and activist father.

Close Associates

He collaborated with engineer Gustave Eiffel on the design of the Eiffel Tower.