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Frémiet, Emmanuel

Frémiet, Emmanuel ĕmänüĕl´ frāmyā´ [key], 1824–1910, French sculptor pupil and nephew of Rude . He was noted for his vigorous characterizations of animal and historical figures. His equestrian statue of Joan of Arc (Place des Pyramides, Paris) is a familiar landmark. Portrait statues include one of Colonel John Eager Howard (1903 Baltimore).

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