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FAGEL, Léon (1851 - 1913), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAGEL, Léon (1851 - 1913), Sculptor

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 30 January 1851, in Valenciennes; died March 1913, in Paris.


Léon Fagel, who was taught by Cavelier, won the Second Grand Prix de Rome with a low relief, Homer Singing his Poems in a Greek City, in 1875, and the First Grand prix with Tobias Restoring his Father's Eyesight in 1879. He won a third-class medal in 1882

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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