Louis Jehotte

Deceased Person

1803 – 1884

Who was Louis Jehotte?

Louis Jehotte was a prominent Belgian sculptor working in a realist tradition that was inflected, who was responsible for the bronze equestrian monument to Charlemagne erected in the boulevard d'Avroy, Liège, in 1867. His bronze Cain Maudit stands outside the Palais des Académies, Brussels, his Charles de Lorraine in the Place Royale, Brussels.

His father Léonard Jehotte was an engraver at the mint, at Liège. His son Louis was born in Paris. and studied at the Académie de dessin at Liège under François Joseph Dewandre. He taught sculpture at the Brussels Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts.

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Born
Nov 7, 1803
Liège
Nationality
  • Belgium
Died
Feb 3, 1884
Brussels