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FRÉMIET, Emmanuel (1824 - 1910), Sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRÉMIET, Emmanuel (1824 - 1910), Sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 6 December 1824, in Paris; died 10 September 1910, in Paris.

Sculptor, engraver, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, natural history (animals). Busts, equestrian statues, equestrian groups.

Emmanuel Frémiet was the nephew and pupil of François Rude. He apprenticed as a lithographer and initially drew studies from nature for the Paris School of Medicine, prepared

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