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CASSAVETTI ZAMBACO, Maria (<i>born</i> 1843), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CASSAVETTI ZAMBACO, Maria (born 1843), Sculptor

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Greek, 19th century, female.

Born 29 April 1843, in London; died 14 July 1914, in Paris.


Maria Cassavetti Zambaco was a wealthy Greek Heiress. Following a failed marriage to Demetrius Zambaco, a doctor to the Greek community in Paris, she returned to London to live with her mother. She studied under Edward Burne-Jones in London and under Alphonse Legros and Auguste Rodin in Paris. She exhibited at

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