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BLOCH, Elisa (1848 - 1904), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLOCH, Elisa (1848 - 1904), Sculptor

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Polish, French citizen by marriage, 19th century, female.

Born 1848, in Breslau (now Wroclaw, Poland); died 1904.


After studying under Chapu, Elisa Bloch exhibited at the 1878 Salon with a medallion depicting her husband. She subsequently showed Hope, The Golden Age, Virginius Immolating his Daughter, David and Moses Receiving the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai. She also produced numerous busts, including those of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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