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FESQUET, Jules (<i>born</i> 1836), Sculptor, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FESQUET, Jules (born 1836), Sculptor, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 11 July 1836, in Charleval.

Sculptor, engraver.

Fesquet entered the École des Beaux-Arts on 8 April 1858 and became the pupil of Dantan the elder. In 1862 he won second prize in the competition Concours de Rome with Aristeus the Shepherd Loses his Bees. He received a third-class medal in 1861, and was commended in 1863. He exhibited at the Paris Salon

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