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BLONDAT, Max (1879 - 1926), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLONDAT, Max (1879 - 1926), Sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 3 September 1879, in Crain (Yonne); died 1926.

Sculptor. Monuments, busts.

Blondat trained under Thomas, Mathurin Moreau and Valton. He sculpted many funeral monuments, fountains, patriotic allegories and busts. A known work by him is a comic statuette representing a naked Victor Hugo holding a lyre astride the horse Pegasus with the head of an ass, which is an allusion to The

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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