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Algeria: PÈRE CHARLES DE FOUCAULD (1858-1916), Explorer and Linguist. By Mouroux

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1932, Algeria, France. PÈRE CHARLES DE FOUCAULD (1858-1916), Explorer and Linguist. By Anie Mouroux (1887-1978, Grand Prix de Rome in sculpture in 1919). Bronze 68mm. Escande 378. $175. Sorry, SOLD (March, 2020) ------- Anie Mouroux, sculptor and medalist was born at Paris in 1887. She studied at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris. She was the first female contender for the Grand Prix de Rome for medal engraving. She won the Grand Prix de Rome for sculpture in 1919. Mouroux won a gold medal at the École des Beaux-Arts and a silver medal at the Salon de Artistes Français. She died in 1978.
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