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BOILEAU, Martine (<i>born</i> 1923), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOILEAU, Martine (born 1923), Sculptor

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1923, in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Sculptor. Figures, landscapes.

Martine Boileau was in the USA from 1940 to 1945, where she trained as a sculptor at the Art Students' League. Upon returning to France in 1946, she worked using life models at the Academie de la Grande Chaumière, receiving advice from Léopold Kretz and Zadkine. From 1947 she was selected five times for the Prix Fénéon,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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