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BLANCHARD, Jules (1832 - 1916), Sculptor (stone/bronze/plaster)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLANCHARD, Jules (1832 - 1916), Sculptor (stone/bronze/plaster)

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 May 1832, in Puiseaux (Loiret); died 3 May 1916, in Paris.

Sculptor (stone/bronze/plaster). Allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, religious subjects, figures. Busts.

Jules Blanchard was trained by Jouffroy in Paris. He married the daughter of the sculptor Denis Foyatier. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in 1881.

He exhibited Enigma at the Salon des Artistes

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