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SCHEFFAUER, Philipp Jakob (1756 - 1808), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHEFFAUER, Philipp Jakob (1756 - 1808), Sculptor

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German, 18th century, male.

Born 7 May 1756, in Stuttgart; died 13 November 1808, in Stuttgart.


Scheffauer was a sculptor at the court in Stuttgart. In 2003, his work was included in a collective exhibition entitled The Creative Spirit from Pigalle to Canova. European Terracotta 1740-1840 (L'esprit créateur de Pigalle à Canova. Terres cuites européennes 1740-1840) at the Louvre Museum in Paris.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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