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Aristide Luigi Fabbrucci, ca 1859-??

Nationality: Italian
Date of Birth: 1859 ca
Place of Birth: Florence
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Identity:

Aristide Luigi Fabbrucci or Fabbruchi was a sculptor. He was the son of an Italian sculptor working in England, Louis Fabbruchi (b. ca 1830) and his wife Emily, also a Florentine, b. ca 1833. In 1881 they were living at 13 Waterford Road, London.

Life:

Fabbrucci was a well-connected commercial sculptor who had a studio at 16 Hollywood Road, in south west London. He was active between 1880 and 1884. Fabbrucci was JW's landlord at 454A Fulham Road in London between 1884 and 1885 [#01070]. The sculptors Alice Chaplin, Alfred Drury and C. B. Birch and the painter Walter Sickert also lived in this block.

Bibliography:

Chelsea, Pimlico, Belgravia Directory, London, 1881; UK census 1881, from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004); Johnson, J., and Anna Greutzner, Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940, Woodbridge, 1980.