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DROSSIS, Leonidas (1836 - 1882), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DROSSIS, Leonidas (1836 - 1882), Sculptor

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Greek, 19th century, male.

Born 4 December 1836, in Athens; died 6 December 1882, in Naples.

Sculptor.

Drossis was a pupil of Siegel in Athens, then finished his studies in Munich and in Rome, before returning to his home town, where he was made professor of the Academy. Of his works can be cited: Sappho and Alexander the Great.

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