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FOIX, Denis de - Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FOIX, Denis de - Sculptor

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French, 16th century, male.


Denis de Fois was invited to Auch (Gers) by the architect Jean de Beaujeu where, from 1560 to 1567, he worked on the sculptures for the façade of the Gothic cathedral (under construction there since 1489) and on the decoration on the inner side of the portal.

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