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GATTEAUX, Jacques-Édouard (1788 - 1881), Sculptor, medallist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GATTEAUX, Jacques-Édouard (1788 - 1881), Sculptor, medallist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 4 November 1788, in Paris; died 8 February 1881, in Paris.

Sculptor, medallist.

He studied under Moitte, won the Prix de Rome for medal-engraving in 1809, and exhibited sculpture at the Paris Salon from 1814 to 1855. He was an officer of the Légion d'Honneur and a member of the Institut de France. Examples of his work include Woman Bathing (marble

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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