Jean Didier Debut [1824-1893] French sculptor : Chaudronnier Arabe [Arabic caldron makers (the boilermakers)], ca.1890.

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Jean Didier Debut [1824-1893]
France
Chaudronnier Arabe [Arabic caldron makers (the boilermakers)], ca.1890
Lead or smelt mix
13” tall (each)

Priced for the pair.

Jean Didier Debut [1824-1893]
France
Chaudronnier Arabe [Arabic caldron makers (the boilermakers)], ca.1890
Lead or smelt mix
13” tall (each)

Priced for the pair.

 

Jean Didier Debut (1824-1893) biography:

Birth: June 4 [also listed as 22], 1824 in Loddes, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France ;
Death: April 5, 1893 in Paris, France ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Gemini [or Cancer] ;

Known for: Orientalist bronze sculptures ; bronze and ivory sculpture ; bronze figures ; Neo-classical figures ; Academic sculptures ;
Medium: Bronze ; wax ;
Technique: Sculpting ;
Subjects: Orientalist themes ; Arabs ; African ; people ; genre ;

Areas: Loddes, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France ; Luneau, Allier, France ; Paris, France ;
Region: Europe ;
Lived: Luneau, Allier, France ; Paris, France ;
Father: Jean Marie Debut (1793-1857) ;
Mother: Gabrielle (Queret) Debut (?-?) ;
Relatives: Jean Marie Debut (1822-) ;
Spouse: Nicole (Brerard) Debut (), wife, married April 27, 1851 Luneau, Allier, France ;
Children: Marcel Debut (1865-1933), also a painter & sculptor ;

Training: Sculpture under Pierre Jean David d’Angers (1788-1856) ;
Instructors: Pierre Jean David d’Angers (1788-1856) ;
Work: Created works for Hôtel de Ville, Paris, France and the Opéra Garnier, Paris, France ;

Taught:
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Member:
Exhibited with: Paris Salons, Paris, France (1848, 1851) ;
Awards: Paris Salons, Paris, France (1851), Prix de Rome ;

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