Brecheret, Victor

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Name
Brecheret, Victor Gender: M
Vittorio Breheret
born on 15 December 1894 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Farnese, Italy, 42n33, 11e43
Timezone CET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 23°05' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 23°53 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 15°53'



Victor Brecheret (His sculpture, "The Monument to the Bandeiras," located in São Paulo)

Biography

Italian-Brazilian sculptor who lived most of his life in São Paulo, except for his studies in Paris in his early twenties. Brecheret's work combines techniques of European modernist sculpture with references to his native country through the physical characteristics of his human forms and visual motifs drawn from Brazilian folk art. Many of his subjects are figures from the Bible or classical mythology.

Victor Brecheret died on 17 December 1955, aged 61, in São Paulo.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry published on Wikimedia [1].

Categories

  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Sculptor)