Jean-Louis Jaley

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Portrait du duc d'Orléans

Jean-Louis Nicolas Jaley (born in Paris in 1802, died in Neuilly-sur-Seine in 1866) was a French sculptor.

He was the pupil of his father Louis Jaley and Pierre Cartellier. In 1827, he won - together with François Lanno - the Prix de Rome for sculpture with a bas-relief Mucius Scævola devant Porsenna.

He was buried in the Père Lachaise Cemetery (49th division), near his father, died in 1840.

Works[edit]

  • La Douleur, statue, marble, 1831, Paris, musée du Louvre[1]
  • La Pudeur, statue, marble, 1833, Paris, musée du Louvre[2]
  • Portrait du duc d'Orléans, statue, marble, 1842–1844, Paris, musée du Louvre[3]
  • allegorical figures of Vienna and London, Gare du Nord, Paris, circa 1864

References[edit]

  • Emmanuel Schwartz, Les Sculptures de l'École des Beaux-Arts de Paris. Histoire, doctrines, catalogue, École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 2003
  • Domenico Gabrielli, Dictionnaire Historique du cimetière du Père-Lachaise XVIIIème et XIXème siècles, L'Amateur editions, 2002
This article incorporates information from the revision as of 2009-06-22 of the equivalent article on the French Wikipedia.