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Achermann, Michael (Brother)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 45 words.

Swiss, 19th century, male.

Born in Tafers (Fribourg).

Sculptor.

He was a monk who lived as a hermit at St Theodule near Memberg around 1850. He submitted modelled...

Achtziger, Hans

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 24 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Born 8 March 1918.

Sculptor.

Hans Achtziger worked primarily as a sculptor in decorative work, tin glazed earthenware and porcelain.

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Acquaviva, Pietro Paolo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 66 words.

Italian, 19th century, male.

Active in Naples at the beginning of the 19th century.

Sculptor, modeller (porcelain).

Four bisque medallions of the face of Napoleon...

Adams, Kc

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online July 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Native American Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 298 words.

Canadian First Nations (Oji-Cree), 20th century, female.

Born 28 March 1971, in Yorkton (Saskatchewan).

Installation artist, ceramicist, photographer, sculptor, printmaker.

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Adnet, Jacques and Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 190 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 20 April 1900, in Chatillon-Coligny (Loiret); died, Jacques died in 1984.

Painters, sculptors (including bronze/ceramics), decorative...

Agaggio, d'

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 159 words.

French, 20th century, female.

Born 1937, in Nice.

Painter, sculptor, potter.

D'Agaggio lives and works in Antibes. She regularly exhibits in the USA and in...

Agnolo di Polo

Francesca Petrucci.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 611 words.

(b Florence, 1470; d after 1498).

Italian sculptor. He belonged to a family of well-known artisans; his grandfather Agnolo di Lippo di Polo had worked as an assistant on the...

Agreda, Esteban de

Carlos Cid Priego.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 276 words.

(b Logroño, Dec 26, 1759; d Madrid, 1842).

Spanish sculptor and ceramicist. He moved to Madrid at an early age and was apprenticed to the French sculptor Robert Michel (i), who...

Ahyi, Paul

Christine Mullen Kreamer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art. 258 words.

(b Jan 25, 1930; d Lomé, Jan 4, 2010).

Togolese painter, sculptor, engraver, stained glass designer, potter and textile designer. Beginning in 1946, he received his secondary...

Aïni, Philippe

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Scenography; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 365 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 22 June 1952, in Bordeaux.

Painter (including mixed media), sculptor, potter. Stage sets.

At the age of 24, Philippe Aïni...

Albérola, Jean-Michel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 2363 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 11 January 1953, in Saïda.

Painter, pastellist, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Designs for stained glass.

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Alberto di Arnoldo

Elisabetta Scirocco.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 467 words.

[Alberto Arnoldi]

(fl 1351–64).

Italian sculptor. Alberto was one of the chief artists in Trecento Florence. His name is first recorded in 1351, when he was paid to...

Albisola, Tullio d'

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 453 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 2 December 1899, in Albisola; died May 1971, in Albisola.

Ceramicist, draughtsman, painter, sculptor, screen printer, photographer....

Alegre, Ramon

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 42 words.

Spanish, 19th century, male.

Born in Valencia.

Sculptor.

Apprenticed to his father José, to whom he was an able assistant, Alegre is known for a terracotta Mercurynull...

Allard, J.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 15 words.

French, 19th century, male.

Sculptor.

Allard exhibited a terracotta medallion at the 1892 Paris Salon.

Almeida, Ignacia d'

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 44 words.

Portuguese, 17th century, female.

Born c. 1640.

Sculptor.

Daughter of the painter Luiz da Costa, Ignacia Almeida worked in wax and clay. A clay group representing null...

Altorf, Johan Coenraad

Mieke van der Wal.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 335 words.

(b The Hague, Jan 6, 1876; d The Hague, Dec 11, 1955).

Dutch sculptor and ceramicist. He trained at the Academie van Beeldende Kunsten in The Hague (1894–7) and in various...

Altri-Knodel, Manuela d'

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 55 words.

Swiss, 20th century, female.

Born in Zurich.

Sculptor, potter.

Manuela d'Altri-Knodel is the daughter of the sculptor Arnold d'Altri. She trained at a very young...

Amado, Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 501 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 27 January 1922, in Aix-en-Provence; died October 1995.

Sculptor, ceramicist. Architectural integration, monuments.

Jean Amado...

Amantini, Tommaso

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 215 words.

Italian, 17th century, male.

Active in Urbino.

Painter, sculptor, potter.

Amantini studied in his native Urbino with Varsajo Bartoccini and subsequently lived in...