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MATHIEU D'ARRAS (<i>died</i> 1352), Sculptor, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATHIEU D'ARRAS (died 1352), Sculptor, architect

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French, 14th century, male.

Born in Arras; died 1352, in Prague.

Sculptor, architect. Busts.

Avignon School.

Mathieu d'Arras was one of the many 14th-century French master builders who travelled all over Europe at that time. He worked in Avignon before being summoned to Prague around 1344 by Emperor Charles IV of Luxembourg to work on the construction of the cathedral of St-Guy, for which he

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