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RYSBRACK, John Michael or Jean Michel (1693 - 1770), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RYSBRACK, John Michael or Jean Michel (1693 - 1770), Sculptor

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Flemish School, 18th century, male.

Born 24 June 1693, in Antwerp; died 8 January 1770, in Antwerp.

Sculptor. Busts, statues, monuments.

[not available online]John Michael Rysbrack was the son of Peter Rysbrack, and studied sculpture under the direction of Michel van der Voort. None of his works executed in Flanders has survived. He enjoyed success from his arrival in England in 1720, and remained one of

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