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RAGGI, Nicolas Bernard or Nicolo Bernardo (1791 - 1862), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RAGGI, Nicolas Bernard or Nicolo Bernardo (1791 - 1862), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 11 June 1791, in Carrara, according to his epitaph; died 24 May 1862, in Paris.

Sculptor. Religious subjects, historical figures. Equestrian statues.

Nicolas Raggi studied in Florence under Bartolini, in Paris under Bosio and at the École des Beaux-Arts. In 1810 he was awarded a prize established in Florence by Elisa Bonaparte. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1817

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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