Louis-Ernest Barrias

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Birthday
13, 1841
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Feb 4, 1905 (63)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
13, 1841
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Feb 4, 1905 (63)

About

French sculptor of the Beaux-Arts school whose sculptures often featured voluptuous women figures.

Before Fame

He studied at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris under teacher François Jouffroy.

Trivia

The majority of his work was made from marble.

Family Life

His father was a porcelain-painter and his older brother was also a painter.

Associated With

His most famous piece is a portrait of a young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.