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DRIVIER, Léon Ernest (1878 - 1951), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DRIVIER, Léon Ernest (1878 - 1951), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, pastellist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 22 October 1878, in Grenoble; died 11 January 1951, in Paris.

Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman.

Léon Ernest Drivier studied under Barrias at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He subsequently worked alongside Auguste Rodin for a considerable time. After the exhibition Certains (Paris, 1905), Drivier joined the 'Bande à Schnegg' (Schnegg's group). He was also friends with

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