XIX - XXth century sculptures


Albert Carrier Belleuse (1824-1887) was born in Laon on 12th June , 1827. He was attributed many awards, such as the Grand Prix de Rome, Prix d'honneur and Hors concours. His works can be found in many art centers throughout the world, namely, the monument for independance in Costa Rica and several works in Paris including a ceiling in the Louvre. He died on 3rd June, 1887 when he was a director of the Sèvres factory. He is remembered as one of the masters of his generation.