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ARBUS, André (1903 - 1969), Sculptor, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ARBUS, André (1903 - 1969), Sculptor, decorative designer

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1903, in Toulouse; died December 1969, in Paris.

Sculptor, decorative designer. Busts.

After an impressive career as an architect and decorator, André Arbus began working as a sculptor. He received numerous commissions for commemorative monuments, busts and torsos. He was selected for the Venice Biennale of 1956, then in 1958 was awarded the Prix Blumenthal and the Grand Prix at

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