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MURAIL, Henry (<i>born</i> 1932), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MURAIL, Henry (born 1932), Sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 7 February 1932, in Paulx (Loire-Atlantique).

Sculptor. Nudes. Busts, statues.

Murail was a student of Marcel Godelaine and Jean Mazuet. He taught sculpture at the École d'Arts Plastiques des Pays de la Loire in Nantes. He depicted the human form in stone, plaster or bronze. He specialised in the female nude, endeavouring to create sensual forms and voluptuous curves. He has taken

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