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CARLIER, Émile Joseph Nestor (1849 - 1927), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARLIER, Émile Joseph Nestor (1849 - 1927), Sculptor

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 3 January 1849, in Cambrai; died 11 April 1927, in Paris.

Sculptor. Statues, busts, groups.

Émile Carlier studied at the fine arts academies of Cambrai and Valenciennes, then under Jouffroy, Cavelier and Chapu at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

Carlier's major works include: Resurrection (1877, Père-Lachaise Cemetery); Gilliatt (group, 1897, silver medal); Family (1886); Gilliatt (marble, 1890); and

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