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BOSIO, François Joseph (1768 - 1845), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOSIO, François Joseph (1768 - 1845), Sculptor

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 19 March 1768, in Monaco; died 28 July 1845, in Paris.

Sculptor. Statues, busts, groups, equestrian groups.

François Joseph Bosio arrived in Paris as a very young man and worked for Pajou. He then went to Italy with a view to studying antiquity and was taught by Canova. After 17 years in that country, he returned to France in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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