|SCULPTOR (THE NETHERLANDS)|
BORN 18 Feb 1877, Antwerpen - DIED 13 Oct 1937, Den Haag|
REAL NAME Dupuis, Antoine Stanislaus Nicolas Louis
GRAVE LOCATION Den Haag: Oud Eik en Duinen, Laan van Eik en Duinen (1-4080)
Toon Dupuis was a Dutch sculptor of Belgian origin. He was educated
by his father and aft the academy in Antwerp. He worked as a
teacher at the Royal Academy of Visual Arts in The Hague. |
Dupuis created the bust of the painter Jozef IsraŽls that is now in the collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. In 1921 he created a statue of Willem III for the Kasteelplein in Tilburg and in 1927 a statue of Petrus Canisius for the Hunnerpark in Nijmegen. He died in 1937 in the Hague.