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Jean Jacques Pradier [1792-1852], was a Swiss-born French sculptor best known for his work in the Neoclassical style. Life and work Born in Geneva, Pradier was the son of a Protestant family from Toulouse. He left for Paris in 1807 to work with his elder brother, Charles-Simon Pradier, an engraver, and also attended the École des Beaux-Arts beginning in 1808. He won a Prix de Rome that enabled him to study in Rome from 1814-1818 at the Villa Médicts. Pradier made his debut at the Salon in…

Jean Jacques Pradier [1792-1852], was a Swiss-born French sculptor best known for his work in the Neoclassical style. Life and work Born in Geneva, Pradier was the son of a Protestant family from Toulouse. He left for Paris in 1807 to work with his elder brother, Charles-Simon Pradier, an engraver, and also attended the École des Beaux-Arts beginning in 1808. He won a Prix de Rome that enabled him to study in Rome from 1814-1818 at the Villa Médicts. Pradier made his debut at the Salon in…