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Brzeska, Henri Alphonse Séraphin Marie Gaudier- (1891-1915), sculptor and draughtsman

Evelyn Silber

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/40715

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Brzeska, Henri Alphonse Séraphin Marie Gaudier- (1891-1915), sculptor and draughtsman, was born on 4 October 1891 at Vomimbert, St Jean-de-Braye, on the outskirts of Orléans, France, the only son and eldest of the three children of Germain Gaudier (1864-1934) and Marie-Alexandrine, née Bourgoin (1865-1954). Both parents came from French artisan ...

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