Marie Tussaud

woman and wax artist

Died aged c. 89

Anna Maria "Marie" Tussaud (French pronunciation: ​[maʁi tyso]; née Grosholtz; 1 December 1761 – 16 April 1850) was a French artist known for her wax sculptures and Madame Tussauds, the wax museum she founded in London.

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Commemorated on 3 plaques

Madame Marie Tussaud 1761-1850 artist in Wax lived here 1838-1839

24 Wellington Road, St John's Wood, Westminster, NW8, London, United Kingdom where they lived (1838-1839)

Madame Tussaud 1761-1850

Madame Tussaud's London, Marylebone Road, NW1 5LR, London, United Kingdom where they is commemorated

The Lion. Dating from before 1618, the premier coaching on the London-Holyhead route. Famous visitors include Charles Dickens, Paganini, William IV, Jenny Lind, D'Quincy, Madame Tussaud, Disraeli. Particular features of note include Adam Ballroom & Tapestry Lounge

Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom where they stayed