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BOUTRY, Edgar Henri (1857 - 1938), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUTRY, Edgar Henri (1857 - 1938), Sculptor

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1857, in Lille; died 1938 or 1939.

Sculptor. Statues, busts, groups.

Edgar Henri Boutry studied under Cavelier in Paris. He was awarded the Prix de Rome in 1887, a silver medal in 1891, and a bronze medal at the Exposition Universelle of 1900. He was made a chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in 1903.

Boutry produced statues, groups and busts

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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