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DIEVOET, Pierre van (<i>died</i> 1729), Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DIEVOET, Pierre van (died 1729), Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features

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Belgian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born in Brussels, baptised the 29 June 1661 in the church of Sainte-Gudule; died 2 March 1729, in Brussels.

Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features.

Pierre van Dievoet is first mentioned in the archives in relation to a voyage to England. In London he was a regular visitor to the studio of Grinling Gibbons, and may have collaborated with him on

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