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GODEBSKI, Cyprian (1835 - 1909), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GODEBSKI, Cyprian (1835 - 1909), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1835, in Méry-sur-Cher (Cher), of Polish origin; died November 1909, in Paris.

Sculptor. Allegorical subjects, figures. Busts, groups, medallions.

Cyprian Godebski studied under Jouffroy and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1857. He sculpted busts of well-known people, notably members of Polish society, and received honourable mentions in 1880, 1884 and 1886.

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