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BLAISE, Aimé Gustave (1877 - 1961), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLAISE, Aimé Gustave (1877 - 1961), Sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 8 July 1877, in Anzin; died 1961, in Lille.

Sculptor. Monuments, busts, medals.

Aimé Blaise was an apprentice turner who attended courses at Valenciennes academy. In 1895, he went to Paris and started training under Louis Barrias and Jules Coutan. He was awarded the Premier Grand Prix for sculpture in Rome in 1904, and the Premier Grand Prix in 1906. He

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