Jean Gautherin (1840-1890)
Gauthein studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris under Gumery and Dumont and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1865. He won medals in 1868,1870 and 1873 and was made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour in 1878. He specialised in portrait busts, allegorical figures and sculpted several monuments in Paris.
Museums and Galleries:
Bordeaux - Awakening
Paris (Museum de Petis Palais) - Paradise Lost
Reference: Benezit - Dictionary of Artists
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