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SANDOZ, Edouard-Marcel (1881 - 1971), Sculptor, potter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SANDOZ, Edouard-Marcel (1881 - 1971), Sculptor, potter

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 21 March 1881, in Basel; died 20 March 1971, in Lausanne.

Sculptor, potter. Figures, animals, cats. Busts, objets d'art, designs for ceramics.


Edouard-Marcel Sandoz was an heir to the eponymous Swiss chemicals company dynasty. He trained as a chemist and physicist and has since been credited with a number of inventions, including black light. That said, he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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