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GODCHAUX, Roger (1878 - 1958), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GODCHAUX, Roger (1878 - 1958), Painter, sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 21 December 1878, in Vendôme; died 1958.

Painter, sculptor. Landscapes, waterscapes, flowers, animals.

Roger Godchaux trained with Adler and Gérôme in Paris. The themes he worked on in his paintings were very different from those in his sculptures.

In 1905 he began exhibiting in Paris, at the Salon de la Société des Artistes Français. He was awarded a silver medal in

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