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BIARD, Noël - Sculptor (wood)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIARD, Noël - Sculptor (wood)

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French, 16th century, male.

Active in Paris.

Sculptor (wood).

Fontainebleau School.

Noël Biard worked on the Louvre under the direction of Pierre Lescot from 1551 to 1568. He carried out the wood carving in the King's Chamber. From 1568 to 1570, he assisted in the decoration of the chateau of Fontainebleau.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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