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CHARPENTIER, Alexandre-Louis-Marie (1856 - 1909), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHARPENTIER, Alexandre-Louis-Marie (1856 - 1909), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 10 January 1856, in Paris; died 3 March 1909, in Neuilly.


A pupil of Ponscarme, he made his Salon début in 1874, exhibiting mostly medals. He was highly commended by the jury of 1883; in 1900 he became a member of the Légion d'Honneur and was awarded a gold medal at the Paris Exposition Universelle. He is known for his Monument

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