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LAGÉNIE, Pierre (<i>born</i> 1938), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAGÉNIE, Pierre (born 1938), Sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 26 November 1938, in Le Bouscat, near Bordeaux.

Sculptor. Figures, portraits. Busts.

Pierre Lagénie studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Bordeaux and in 1957 joined the studio of the sculptor Marcel Gimond at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He works in bronze and his main source of inspiration is the harmony of the female form. He has also produced monumental

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