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LEPAUTRE, Pierre (1660 - 1744), Sculptor, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEPAUTRE, Pierre (1660 - 1744), Sculptor, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 6 September 1660, in Paris; died 22 January 1744, in Paris.

Sculptor, draughtsman, engraver. Religious and mythological subjects. Groups, statues.

A son of Jean Lepautre, Pierre Lepautre studied under Magnier. After being awarded the Grand Prix de Rome, he moved to Rome, staying there for the next 15 years. In 1716 he executed a group in

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