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François Du Quesnoy

Qualifications
sculptor, draftsman
Nationality/school
South Netherlandish, Italian
Born
Brussels 1597-01/1597-01-12
baptized on 12 January 1597
Deceased
Livorno 1643-07-19
died in the harbour of Livorno
Family relationships
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son of Hieronymus Duquesnoy I; brother of Hieronymus Duquesnoy II
See also
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Biographical information
Education
Accademia di San Luca (Rome)
mentioned in minutes from 1640 (Noack 1927)
Pontificia Insigne Accademia di Belle Arti e Letteratura dei Virtuosi al Pantheon (Rome)
from 1633 onwards (Noack 1927)
Active in
  • Rome 1618 - 1643
    received a stipend of 600 livres from Archduke Albrecht to study fro two years in Rome and decided to stay there. Friends with Nicolas Poussin from c. 1624; together they studied Antiquity and the works of Titian; lived at the Via Vittoria (Noack 1927).
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Subjects
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history (as a genre), mythology, portrait
Creation date: 1992-02-07; Last modified date: 2022-04-07

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