Paul Cabet

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Suzanne surprise au bain, by Paul Cabet, 1861

Jean-Baptiste Paul Cabet (1 February 1815, Nuits, Yonne – 1876, Paris), was a French sculptor. He was the pupil of François Rude, his stepfather. Having achieved his own fame, he was the author of the statue known under the name of Résistance as a witness to the heroic fightings in Dijon during the 1870 war and other statues located in the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.[1]

Main works[edit]

  • Saint Martin partageant son manteau, Musée d'Orsay
  • Mil huit cent soixante et onze, Musée d'Orsay
  • Chant et Poésie, Musée d'Orsay
  • Désespoir, Musée d'Orsay
  • Résistance
  • Suzanne surprise au bain, 1861, Musée d'Orsay


  1. ^ Paul Cabet Retrieved May 25, 2009