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Qualifications
lithographer, painter, watercolorist, manufacturer of gouaches, draftsman, illustrator, teacher
In 1786, he was designer in the 'Cabinet de Marie-Antoinette' and was appointed "Peintre de la Reine" ; he was the designer of the Empress Joséphine in Malmaison ; 1792 he became designer for the Academy and in 1822 he succeeded, with Nicolas Huet, Gerard Van Spaendonck as professeur d’iconographie des plantes at Muséum d'histoire Naturelle.
Nationality/school
South Netherlandish, French
Born
Saint-Hubert (Belgium) 1759-07-10
Deceased
Paris 1840-06-19
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Active in
  • Nederland
  • Vlaanderen (regio)
    during his youth Redouté travelled through Luxembourg, The Netherlands and Flanders
  • Paris 1782 - 1840
  • Paris 1798 - 1805
    He had a studio in the Louvre
  • Paris 1805 - 1807
    Then he settled his studio in the Hôtel d'Angiviller, rue de l'Oratoire
  • Paris 1807
    He opened a studio in the Hôtel Mirabeau, 6 rue de Seine-Saint-Germain (now renamed Boulevard Saint-Germain)
  • Groot-Brittannië 1787
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Subjects
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.
botanical representation
Medium/technique
oil paint
Comment
Redouté stond bekend als 'Le Raphaël des Fleurs'
Entered on: 1992-01-24; Modification on: 2018-12-18

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