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PAULIN, Paul (1852 - 1937), Sculptor, medallist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PAULIN, Paul (1852 - 1937), Sculptor, medallist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1852, in Chamalières; died 1937.

Sculptor, medallist. Busts, monuments.

Paul Paulin was a doctor and a friend of Rodin. Primarily a portraitist, he carved busts and medals and is best known for his busts of famous contemporaries. He exhibited at the Salon de Paris from 1882 to 1922, and was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur.

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