Charles Louis Clérisseau

male / French
Biographical information
Académie de France (Rome)
hiervoor: Académie Royale d'Architecture, Parijs
Active in
  • Rome 1749 - 1754
    together with Jérôme Charles Bellicard, Julien David Leroy and Joseph Vernet on the Académie de France, currently led by Charles Joseph Natoire and located in the Palazzo Mancini opposite the workshop of Giambattista Piranesi
  • Tivoli 1752
    trip with Piranesi and Vernet to the Villa (H) Adriana there
  • Florence 1755 - 1757
    introduction to Robert Adam and Johann Joachim Winckelmann
  • Italië 1757
    from 1757 traveling through Italy and Dalmatia (with Adam visiting Spalato (Split) at the ruins of Diocletian's palace)
  • Rome 1758 - 1767
  • Parijs 1767 - 1771
  • Parijs 1771 - 1776
    'Rue des Bourdonnois, à l’Impératrice' (Anon [Diderot] 1776, p. 79)
  • Groot-Brittannië 1771 - 1773
    successful exhibition at the Royal Academy in London
  • Parijs 1773 - 1820
    after the outbreak of the French Revolution, Clérisseau gradually withdrew from public life
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
architecture (genre), caprices, landscape (as genre), veduta
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Creation date: 1991-12-02; Last modified date: 2020-02-05


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