Example sentences from the Web for houdon
I have been honored with your letter of September the 26th, which was delivered me by Mr. Houdon, who is safely returned.
A more successful sculptor was Houdon, who was commissioned by Virginia to make a statue of Washington.
What a relief to turn from contemplation of the works of Voltaire to that bust of him by Houdon!Suspended Judgments|John Cowper Powys
Footnote: This statue was executed by Houdon, and stands in the capitol at Richmond.Life And Times Of Washington, Volume 2|John Frederick Schroeder
Unfortunately, no notes on his journey, and on his stay at Mount Vernon, were left by Houdon.With Americans of Past and Present Days|J. J. Jusserand