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MILLES, Carl Vilhelm Emil (1875 - 1955), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MILLES, Carl Vilhelm Emil (1875 - 1955), Sculptor

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Swedish, 20th century, male.

Born 23 June 1875, in Lagga, near Upsal; died 1955, in Lidingö.

Sculptor. Allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, figures, animals. Monuments, busts.

Carl Milles studied at technical college in Stockholm and was on the point of leaving for Chile in 1897 when he changed his mind and instead spent the next eight years in Paris. He worked at various jobs in the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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