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LEMOYNE, Jean Baptiste (1679 - 1731), Sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEMOYNE, Jean Baptiste (1679 - 1731), Sculptor, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born December 1679 or 14 September 1681, in Paris; died 20 October 1731, in Paris.

Sculptor, draughtsman. Groups, monuments.

Jean Baptiste Lemoyne was the brother of Jean-Louis Lemoyne. He was received as an academician in 1715 with Death of Hippolytus, now at the Louvre.

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