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POLLET, Joseph Michel Ange (1814 - 1870), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
POLLET, Joseph Michel Ange (1814 - 1870), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1814, in Palermo, Italy, to French parents; died 31 December 1870, in Paris.

Sculptor. Statues.

Joseph Pollet was a pupil of Villereale, Thorvaldsen and Ténérani. He was awarded a bronze medal in 1847, a silver medal in 1848 and 1855 (at the Expositions Universelles) and a gold medal in 1851. Pollet was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur on 16

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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