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19th & 20th Century Sculpture, including works from Cecil Howard’s Studio

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Émile-André Boisseau
1842-1923
FRENCH
LA JEUNESSE ENTRE L'AMOUR ET L'AMITIÉ (YOUTH BETWEEN LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP)
signed: EBoisseau and titled: LA JEUNESSE / ENTRE L'AMOUR ET L'AMITIÉ
white marble
84 by 42cm., 33 by 16 1/2 in. 
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Catalogue Note

Boisseau was a pupil of Augustin-Alexandre Dumont (1801-1884) and Jean-Marie Bonnassieux (1810-1892) at l’École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris. He appeared regularly at the Paris Salon, and then at the French Artist’s Salon, with notable works including  La Crépuscule, which won first-place medal in 1883, and Le Génie du mal, which won a second-place medal in 1880.

RELATED LITERATURE
E. Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs,Grund, 1999, vol. 2, p. 476

19th & 20th Century Sculpture, including works from Cecil Howard’s Studio

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London