Aristide Maillol

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Birthday
8, 1861
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Sep 27, 1944 (82)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
8, 1861
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Sep 27, 1944 (82)

About

French Catalan sculptor, painter, and printmaker. He made the lead sculpture La Rivière, housed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

Before Fame

He decided at a young age to pursue painting.

Trivia

He died in a car accident when he was 83.

Family Life

His parents raised him in Banyuls-sur-Mer, Roussillon.

Associated With

His early paintings were influenced by Paul Gauguin.