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DESBOIS, Jules (1851 - 1935), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DESBOIS, Jules (1851 - 1935), Sculptor

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 20 December 1851, in Parçay-les-Pins; died 2 October 1935, in Paris.

Sculptor. Mythological subjects, allegorical subjects, figures, portraits. Monuments, groups, statues, busts.

Jules Desbois attended the studio of Pierre Cavelier at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. After spending two years in the USA he returned to Paris in 1878 and worked in the studio of the sculptor

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