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CUMBERWORTH, Charles (1811 - 1852), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CUMBERWORTH, Charles (1811 - 1852), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 February 1811, in Verdun (Meuse); died 19 May 1852, in Paris.

Sculptor. Statues, busts.

Cumberworth was admitted to the École des Beaux-Arts on 5 October 1829. He exhibited at the Salon de Paris from 1833 to 1848. A statue of Marie-Amélie, a statue of the Duc de Montpensier, and a bronze bust of Paul Féval are all attributed to him.

Reference Entry.  278 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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