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LEMOT, François Frédéric (1772 - 1827), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEMOT, François Frédéric (1772 - 1827), Sculptor

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 4 November 1772, in Lyons; died 6 May 1827, in Paris.


François Lemot studied under Claude Dejoux in Paris. In 1790 he won the Prix de Rome with a low relief of the Judgement of Solomon, and was awarded a medal by the Salon in 1804. He became a member of the Institut de France in 1805 and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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