French sculptor whose function includes mostly portraits and nudes exemplifying classicism, like the bronze statue Adolescent Lady. He studied in the École des Arts Décoratifs and later on in the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. His functions are within the selections of over thirty museums in France and over 100 museums all over the world. His parents elevated him in Mont-de-Marsan, Landes. He and William Wetmore Tale both have functions within the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork.