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LINARD, Jean - Sculptor, engraver, ceramicist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LINARD, Jean - Sculptor, engraver, ceramicist

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French, 20th century, male.

Sculptor, engraver, ceramicist.

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Jean Linard studied engraving, ceramics and sculpture. He spent many years on the creation of a house and then a 'cathedral' decorated with multi-coloured ceramics, magnificent rose windows composed of glass and pieces of mirror glass and painted sculptures. He worked alone and without a scale drawing. Linard expressed his faith through ceramics, cement, clay and glass, combining different

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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