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LARCHE, François Raoul (1860 - 1912), Sculptor, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LARCHE, François Raoul (1860 - 1912), Sculptor, painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 22 October 1860, in St-André de Cubzac (Gironde); died 2 June 1912, in Paris.

Sculptor, painter. Religious subjects. Busts, groups.

François Raoul Larche was the son of a workman and worked alone. He entered the École des Beaux-Arts in 1878 and was taught by Jouffroy, Falguière and Delaplanche. He died the victim of his own bravery, crushed

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