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Aa, Hillebrand van der

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 111 words.

Dutch, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1659 or 1660, in Leiden; died 1721.

Sculptor, engraver.

Hillebrand van der Aa received his training as an artist from his...

Ab, Egg

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 13 words.

Swiss, 18th century, male.

Sculptor (wood).

He worked in the canton of Schwyz.

Abart, Franz

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 152 words.

Swiss, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 22 December 1769, in Schlinig; died 10 September 1863, in Kerns (Nidwalden).

Sculptor. Animals, groups. Statues.

He...

Abeets, François Alexandre

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 48 words.

Dutch, 18th century, male.

Born 21 September 1727, in Brussels; died 12 April 1767.

Sculptor. Historical figures.

This artist was admitted to the Quatre Couronnés...

Abegg

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 33 words.

Swiss, 18th century, male.

Active probably in Schwyz.

Sculptor.

His hand is responsible for the figures of the donkey and the Christ, brought out every Palm...

Aberg, Frederik Ulrik

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 77 words.

Swedish, 18th – 19th century, male.

Active still active in 1809.

Born c. 1760, in Sweden.

Sculptor. Statues, busts.

Frédérik Ulrik Aberg was the son of a...

Abildgaard, Nicolai Abraham

Jens Peter Munk.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 2303 words.

(b Copenhagen, Sept 11, 1743; d Frederiksdal, Copenhagen, June 4, 1809).

Danish painter, designer and architect. His paintings reveal both Neo-classical and Romantic interests...

Ableitner, Franz

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Religious Art; Christian Art; 18th-Century Art. 45 words.

German, 18th century, male.

Born in Munich; died 1728.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

Son and pupil of Balthasar Ableitner. His most familiar works are a sculpted null...

Ableitner, Johann Blasius

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 52 words.

German, 18th century, male.

Active Bavarian, active at the beginning of the 18th century.

Sculptor.

He was the son of Balthasar Ableitner, and took over from his...

Abreu do Ó family

Natalia Marinho Ferreira Alves.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 291 words.

Portuguese family of wood-carvers. Manuel Abreu do Ó and his brother Sebastião Abreu do Ó (both fl Évora c. 1728–c. 1770) worked in collaboration, carving some of the finest and most...

Absiel, F.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Religious Art; Christian Art; 18th-Century Art. 23 words.

Dutch, 18th century, male.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues.

This artist carved a marble statue of the Virgin for the Catholic church in Amsterdam.

Absille, Rémy

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 98 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Born in Paris.

Sculptor.

Rémy Absille joined the Académie de St-Luc on 17 October 1752, and still belonged to it when it closed in...

Achard, François

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 10 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Sculptor.

François Achard lived in Grenoble.

Achard, Pierre

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 11 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Active in Grenoblec.1750.

Wood carver.

Achmiller, Franz Xaver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 31 words.

German, 18th century, male.

Active in Munich at the beginning of the 18th century.

Sculptor. Architectural views.

Munich (Royal Collection): Façade...

Acier, Michel-Victor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 142 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Born 20 January 1736, in Versailles; died 1799.

Sculptor.

Michel-Victor Acier studied in Paris, entered the École de l'Académie Royale...

Ackermann

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 22 words.

German, 18th century, male.

Active in Hanover.

Sculptor.

Court sculptor. He did the remarkable wood sculptures on the altar of Grasdorf church.

Acosta, Cayetano (Don)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 92 words.

Spanish, 18th century, male.

Born 1710, in Seville, of Portuguese origin; died 1780, in Seville.

Sculptor.

Acosta was mostly self-taught and followed, almost to...

Acquisti, Luigi

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 199 words.

Italian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1745, in Forlì; died 1823, in Bologna.

Sculptor.

In his day, Luigi Aquisti was a much-respected artist who worked above...

Adam family

François Souchal.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 1504 words.

French family of sculptors. Originally from Lorraine, the earliest known members of the family to be involved with the arts were Sigisbert Adam, a sculptor, and Lambert Adam, a...