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CREEFT, Jose Mariano de (1884 - 1983), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CREEFT, Jose Mariano de (1884 - 1983), Sculptor

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Spanish, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA from 1928.

Born 27 November 1884, in Guadalajara (Castile-La Mancha); died 1983.

Sculptor. Busts, groups.

Creeft became apprenticed to an 'image-maker' in Barcelona at the age of thirteen, then worked in a foundry where he learned the lost wax technique. Between 1900 and 1904 he was assistant to the official sculptor Augustin Querol in Madrid. In 1905 he visited

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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