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JULIEN, Pierre (1731 - 1804), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JULIEN, Pierre (1731 - 1804), Sculptor

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 20 June 1731, in St-Paulien, near Le Puy-en-Velay; died 17 December 1804, in Paris.

Sculptor. Busts, statues, groups, monuments.

In Le Puy, Pierre Julien was the student of G. Samuel; then in Lyons he studied with Antoine Michel Perrache. In 1753, he won the medal for sculpture and in 1758 he went to join Guillaume Coustou in Paris. On 31 December

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