French, 20th century, female.
Born 16 September 1904, in Grans, near Arles; died 31 July 1959, in Montpellier.
Sculptor, draughtswoman. Figures, nudes. Busts.
Germaine Richier studied under Louis Guigues, who had previously worked for Rodin, at the École des Beaux-Arts in Montpellier from 1920. She went to Paris in 1925, where Antoine Bourdelle taught her for five years. She opened her own studio in
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