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Monaco celebrates 250th anniversary of the birth of François-Joseph Bosio
June 14, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Internationally renowned Monegasque sculptor Giuseppe-Francesco Bosio, better known as François-Joseph Bosio, was born in Monaco 250 years ago, on 19 March 1768.
250 years ago, on the 19th of March 1768, Giuseppe Francesco Bosio was born in Monaco, better known as François-Joseph Bosio, a Monegasque sculptor who became internationally renowned during his lifetime. At the initiative of the Department of the Interior, the Prince’s Government wishes to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Monegasque sculptor, who was honoured with the title of ‘First Sculptor of the King’.
The exhibition ‘François-Joseph Bosio, Monegasque Sculptor’ will take place from the 14th of June until the 14th of October 2018, in the Palais Princier and will include various archival documents on François-Joseph Bosio and works by the important artist.