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CARRIÈS, Jean Joseph Marie (1855 - 1894), Sculptor, ceramicist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARRIÈS, Jean Joseph Marie (1855 - 1894), Sculptor, ceramicist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 15 February 1855, in Lyons; died 1 July 1894, in Paris.

Sculptor, ceramicist. Figures. Busts.

Carriès studied under Vermare and in 1874 studied briefly at the École des Beaux-Arts under Augustin-Alexandre Dumont. He sculpted a series of remarkable busts, including those of Franz Hals, Louise Labé, Auguste Vacquerie and Jules Breton. He also sculpted a monumental

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