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GREBER, Henri Léon (1855 - 1941), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GREBER, Henri Léon (1855 - 1941), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 28 May 1855, in Beauvais; died 1941.


He was pupil with Frémiet and Mercié. He exhibited regularly at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris, where he obtained numerous awards, one of which was a first-class medal in 1903. He was still appearing there in 1933. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur.

He is remembered for The Firedamp,

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