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LAMI, Alphonse (1822 - 1867), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAMI, Alphonse (1822 - 1867), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 2 June 1822, in Paris; died 1867, in Alexandria.


Alphonse Lami studied under Abel de Pujol and Duret. He exhibited at the Salon between 1851 and 1864. His most famous work is a Three-dimensional Écorché. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur on 15 August 1859.

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