- Jean An·toine [zhahn ahn-twan] /ʒɑ̃ ɑ̃ˈtwan/, 1741–1828, French sculptor.
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What a relief to turn from contemplation of the works of Voltaire to that bust of him by Houdon!Suspended Judgments
John Cowper Powys
Houdon came in and found him putting on the finishing touches.
And now,” suggested Houdon, “now let us play a little game of dominoes.
Houdon is one of the finest examples of the union of vigor with grace.French Art
W. C. Brownell
The head of Washington, in profile from Houdon's bust, placed on a plain tablet.History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America
John Kerr Tiffany
- Jean Antoine (ʒɑ̃ ɑ̃twan). 1741–1828, French neoclassical portrait sculptor