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FAUCONNET, Augustin (1701 - 1770), Sculptor (wood)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAUCONNET, Augustin (1701 - 1770), Sculptor (wood)

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1701, in Liévremont (Doubs); died 1770, in Goux.

Sculptor (wood).

Augustin Fauconnet executed various works in the churches of Doubs and Jura. In Bannans, Doubs, he carved altars and fonts and in Goux-lez-Usier the high altar and the panelling of the choir, pulpit and lectern. In Lisine he worked on the high altar, pulpit and fonts, and in Mignovillars, Jura, he executed

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