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ADAM, Lambert-Sigisbert (1700 - 1759), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ADAM, Lambert-Sigisbert (1700 - 1759), Sculptor

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 10 October 1700, in Nancy; died 13 May 1759, in Paris.

Sculptor.

Lambert-Sigisbert Adam, eldest son of Jacob-Sigisbert Adam, first studied under his father, who recognised the boy's talent and sent him to Paris. He arrived there in May 1719 and must have worked in the studio of François Dumont. He won the Prix de Rome in 1723, and left for that

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