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LANSON, Alfred Désiré (1851 - 1898), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LANSON, Alfred Désiré (1851 - 1898), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 11 March 1851, in Orléans; died 1898, in Paris.

Sculptor. Statues, groups.

Alfred Lanson studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and also under Rouillard, Jouffroy and A. Millet. He exhibited his work at the Salon from 1870 until his death. He was awarded the Prix de Rome in 1876. He was awarded a third-class medal in 1875, second-class in

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