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RIVET, Adolphe (<i>born</i> 1855), Sculptor, medallist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIVET, Adolphe (born 1855), Sculptor, medallist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1855, in Périgueux.

Sculptor, medallist. Mythological subjects. Statues, busts.

Adolphe Rivet exhibited in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français, where he received an honourable mention in 1888 and a second-class medal in 1908. His Bacchante is in the Jardins des Arènes in Périgueux.

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