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The Brussels School is a style or school of sculpture from the Middle Ages to the present day. It originated in Brussels but has spread to France and Italy. It was born in the 15th century with the construction of Brussels's Hôtel de Ville and Claus Sluter's arrival in Brussels - he lived there from 1380 to 1385 before moving to Dijon. Until the end of the Ancien Régime, the school's artists were above all from the Quatre Couronnés Guild and then the Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts.
It is especially known in civil sculpture, unlike the Antwerp School, which mainly concentrated on religious and devotional sculpture. The Brussels School produced notable sculptors such as Gérard Van Opstal, Jérôme and François Duquesnoy, Gabriel de Grupello, Jean van Delen, Laurent Delvaux, Pierre-Denis Plumier, Marc de Vos (1650–1717), Pierre van Dievoet (1661–1729), Jean Cosyn, Jean van Delen, Corneille van Nerven, Jean Dekinder, Jacques Bergé, Jean-Baptiste Fleuriot-Lescot (1761-year II, guillotined), Godecharle, and François Lejeune.