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Nicolas de Largillière

male / French
Nationality/school
French
Born
Paris 1656-10/1656-10-10
gedoopt op 10 oktober 1656 (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872, p. 386)
Deceased
Paris 1746-03-30
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zoon van Antoon Largillier, hoedenkoopman, koopman te Antwerpen en Maria Mignon; op 14 september 1699 gehuwd met Maria-Elisabeth Forest, dochter van de schilder Jan Forest, peintre du Roy. Zij kregen drie kinderen: Elisabeth-Margarita (23-1-1701), Margarita Elisabeth (27-3-1703) en Nicolaes (21-8-1704) (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872, p. 386).
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Active in
  • Groot-Brittannië
    opleiding
  • Antwerpen 1662 - 1674
    opleiding (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872, speciaal p. 386-7 noot 4)
  • Groot-Brittannië 1675 - 1679
    tweede verblijf in Engeland: gevlucht vanwege het anti-katholieke geweld ten tijde van de Rye House Plot
  • Parijs 1680 - 1746
    zie voor zijn begin in Parijs: Richefort 1986, p. 71
  • Londen (Engeland) 1686 - 1688
    door James II uitgenodigd om (voor de derde keer) naar Engeland te komen, doch met de Glorious Revolution van 1688 weer vertrokken
Teacher at academy/university
Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture (Parijs)
directeur in 1734-1735 en 1738-1742
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Subjects
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history (as a genre), landscape (as genre), portrait, still life, fruit piece
Medium/technique
oil paint
Comment
voor een portret van De Largillière zie: Thienpondt, Carl Friedrich
Entered on: 1992-01-12; Modification on: 2018-06-27

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