Tussaud


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Tussaud

(French tyso)
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(Biography) Marie (mari). 1760–1850, Swiss modeller in wax, who founded a permanent exhibition in London of historical and contemporary figures
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Noun1.Tussaud - French modeler (resident in England after 1802) who made wax death masks of prominent victims of the French Revolution and toured Britain with her wax modelsTussaud - French modeler (resident in England after 1802) who made wax death masks of prominent victims of the French Revolution and toured Britain with her wax models; in 1835 she opened a permanent waxworks exhibition in London (1761-1850)
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"Faith," muttered Passepartout, somewhat flurried, "I've seen people at Madame Tussaud's as lively as my new master!"
Madame Tussaud's "people," let it be said, are of wax, and are much visited in London; speech is all that is wanting to make them human.
Sort of Madame Tussaud's chamber of horrors business that can be seen for nothing.
He also visited the Tower of London and Madame Tussaud's exhibition.
The guard, who had never left his own brake, went home and dreamed that his effigy had been added to the collection of Madame Tussaud. The reporters were the only people who were really happy, with the exception, perhaps of Inspector Jacks, who had a weakness for a difficult case.
Synopsis: Madame Marie Tussaud (1 December 1761--16 April 1850) is known worldwide for the chain of wax museums she started over 200 hundred years ago.
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Waxwork model of Madame Tussaud 1761: Waxworks modeller Madame Marie Tussaud was born in Strasbourg.
Beyonce's wax statue at Madame Tussaud's seemed nothing like the talented singer.
Madame Tussaud's has unveiled new wax figures in their Los Angeles and New York branches.
Against this national story it follows the life of Madame Tussaud, her family, and the waxwork museums which made her famous.