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MONNOT, Pierre Étienne (1657 - 1733), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MONNOT, Pierre Étienne (1657 - 1733), Sculptor

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Active in Italy and in Germany.

Born 11 August 1657, in Orchamps-Vennes (Jura); died 24 August 1733, in Rome.


School of Rome.

Pierre Monnot was the son of Étienne Monnot, and the pupil of Jean Dubois in Dijon. He settled in Rome in 1687, and achieved rapid success. In 1690 he was commissioned to produce the tomb of Pope

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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