Reference Entry

PARIS, Auguste (1850 - 1915), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PARIS, Auguste (1850 - 1915), Sculptor

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1850, in Paris; died March 1915, in Colombes.

Sculptor. Statues, monuments.

Auguste Paris was a student of Jouffroy, Falguière and Doublemard. He created the statue of Danton that stands in the Boulevard St-Germain, 1789 in the Parc Montsouris, the statue of Sergeant Bobillot in the Boulevard Richard-Lenoir, and Orpheus and Eurydice in the Musée de Belfort.

Paris made his

Reference Entry.  202 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.