Antoine Coysevox

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Birthday
29, 1640
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Oct 10, 1720 (80)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
29, 1640
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Oct 10, 1720 (80)

About

French sculptor whose family emigrated from Spain. His portrait sculptures are renowned for their likenesses to the subjects.

Before Fame

He produced the statue of the Madonna when he was only 17.

Trivia

He was employed on behalf of Louis XIV to produce decorations for Versailles.

Family Life

He married Marguerite Quillerier in 1666.

Associated With

He and Fernand Leger are both sculptors from France.