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date: 19 August 2019

Osouf, Jeanlocked


French, 20th century, male.

Born 1898, in Heiltz-le-Maurupt (Marne); died 19 March 1996.

Sculptor. Statues, busts.

Jean Osouf realised that he wanted to become a sculptor at the age of 30. He also converted to Catholicism from the Protestant faith. He was a friend and student of Despiau, and his other friends included Maillol, Malfray, Manolo, Cornet and the art writer Élie Faure. In ...

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