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LANNO, François Gaspard Aimé (1800 - 1871), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LANNO, François Gaspard Aimé (1800 - 1871), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 7 January 1800, in Rennes; died 1871, in Beaumont (Seine-et-Marne).


François Lanno studied under Cartellier and Lemot. He came second in the Prix de Rome in 1825 and won first prize in 1827. He was awarded a second-class medal in 1843 and a third-class medal at the Exposition Universelle in 1855. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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