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BRION, Isidore Hippolyte (1799 - 1863), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRION, Isidore Hippolyte (1799 - 1863), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 18 December 1799, in Paris; died 24 October 1863, in Paris.

Sculptor. Portraits. Busts.

A pupil of Bosio, Brion won several medals for works he exhibited at the Salon, including A Young Shepherd in 1819 and Child Playing Marbles in 1822. Subsequently, he devoted himself to portraiture for many years, his masterpieces in this genre being those of Abbé Haüy

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