French, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 16 February 1873, in Lyons; died 27 July 1951, in Paris.
Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features, art restorer. Portraits, landscapes, still-lifes, flowers. Monuments, statues, busts, objets d'art.
Pierre Vaudrey was orphaned at the age of four and went into the care of his grandfather, who trained him as an ornamental sculptor in stone. He completed his training in evening classes at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons, and was also a self-taught student of mathematics, solid mechanics, astronomy and botany. In ...