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Etienne Audfray, sculptor, was born on March 10th, 1922, in Combrée (Maine-et-Loire). It has a grandfather and an uncle painters whose names appear today in Bénézit.
His Father, organist, it inherits the taste beautiful, the direction of the harmonious form. With precise graphics of the cartography (its first trade), which encloses it in static stresses and cold, he prefers the spontaneousness of young Article Très he devotes himself to the sculpture. He will be the pupil of Pétersen, Séverec, Joachim, of the Masters who will be able to stimulate his undeniable talent.
In 1958 he met Armand Petersen who will become his friend with which he worked until his death in 1969 and which made of Etienne Audfray his sole heir and donated its workshop to him