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a French sculptor. He was born at Troyes. Although chiefly occupied at Paris Girardon never forgot his native Troyes, the museum of which town contains some of his best works, including the marble busts of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa.
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Francois Girardon16281652
 
16991715

Alonzo Cano1601, Mar 191629
 
16561667, Sep 3
 a Spanish painter, architect and sculptor. He was made first royal architect, painter to Philip ...
Alessandro Algardi15951634
 
16591654
 an Italian high-Baroque sculptor active almost exclusively in Rome. After a short residence in Ve...
Orfeo Boselli15971640
 
16691667
 an Italian sculptor working in Rome. As with most Roman sculptors of the sixteenth through the ei...
Antonio Vela Cobo16291654
 
 
16751675
 a Spanish Baroque painter, sculptor and gilder. Cobo was the son of the painter and gilder Crist...
Gian Lorenzo Bernini1598, Dec 71609
 
16781680, Nov 28
 an Italian artist and a prominent architect who worked principally in Rome. He was the leading sc...
Caius Gabriel Cibber16301667
 
 
16811700
 a Danish sculptor, who enjoyed great success in England, and was the father of the actor, author ...
Pierre Paul Puget1620, Oct 161634
 
16881694, Dec 2
 a French painter, sculptor, architect and engineer. He was born in Marseille. At the age of fourt...
Pedro de Mena1628, Aug1650
 
16881688, Oct 13
 a Spanish sculptor. In technical skill and the expression of religious motive his statues are uns...
Martin Desjardins16371650
 
16891694, May 2
 a French sculptor and stuccoist of Dutch birth. In 1671 he was received as a member of the Acadé...
Luisa Roldan16501686
 
16991704
 a Spanish sculptor of the Baroque Era. She is the first woman sculptor documented in Spain. Despi...
Jacques Prou16551681
 
17041706
 a French Academic Baroque sculptor, a product of the Academy system overseen by Charles Le Brun. ...
Claude Bertinunknown1687
 
17051705
 a French sculptor, who was part of the highly trained team that supplied sculptures for Versaille...
Grinling Gibbons1648, Apr 41667
 
17091721, Aug 3
 a Dutch-British sculptor and wood carver known for his work in England, including Windsor Castle ...
Antoine Coysevox1640, Sep 291657
 
17101720, Oct 10
 a French sculptor. In his portrait sculptures, the likenesses were said to have been remarkably s...
Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach1656, Jul 201671
 
17231723, Apr 5
 an Austrian architect, sculptor, and architectural historian whose Baroque architecture profoundl...
Giovanni Battista Foggini1652, Apr 251676
 
17251725, Apr 12
 an Italian sculptor active in Florence, renowned mainly for small bronze statuary. In Florence, h...
John Van Nostunknown1680
 
17291729
 a Flemish sculptor who worked in England in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. He was prolif...
Peter Van Dievoet1661, Jun1680
 
17291729, Mar 2
 a Belgian sculptor and designer of ornamental architectural features. In 1695 he was master of th...
Pablo Gonzalez Velazquez16641690
 
17291727
 a Spanish Baroque sculptor. According to the art historian Juan Agustín Ceán Bermúdez, who is ...
Nicolas Coustou1658, Jan 91681
 
17331733, May 1
 a French sculptor and academic. He was remarkable for his facility. Influenced by Michelangelo a...
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