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ANGUIER, François (1604 - 1669), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANGUIER, François (1604 - 1669), Sculptor

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 1604, in Eu (Seine-Maritime); died 9 August 1669, in Paris.

Sculptor. Statues, monuments.

François Anguier studied under Martin Caron at Abbeville and with Simon Guillain in Paris. After a visit to England and a two-year stay in Rome, he was employed on the decoration of the Louvre. Between 1651 and 1658 he, with his brother Michel and other artists, sculpted the

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