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ADAM-SALOMON, Antony Samuel (1818 - 1881), Sculptor, photographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ADAM-SALOMON, Antony Samuel (1818 - 1881), Sculptor, photographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1818, in La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (Seine-et-Marne); died 28 April 1881.

Sculptor, photographer. Busts, medallions.

Adam-Salomon studied under Vercelli and showed particular interest in photography. He exhibited as a sculptor for the first time at the Paris Salon of 1844. His best-known works include his busts of Lantara, now in Fontainebleau, and Hubert Robert (Louvre), together with his Lamartine medallion (in Orléans

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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