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court painter, painter, academy lecturer, professor, draftsman, pastelist, art collector, collector of Dutch and Flemish painting
In 1702 he was appointed teacher at the Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture, and thereafter in 1710 tot professor at the same institute.
Nationality/school
French
Born
Perpignan 1659-07-18
Deceased
Paris 1743-12-29
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Education
Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture (Parijs)
as apprentice by Lafosse and Lebrun.
Active in
  • Perpignan 1669 - 1670
    studied in Perpignan with Jean François Antoine Andal Guerra (Perreau 2004)
  • Lyon 1677 - 1681
    left with his classmate Ranc Henri Verdier to Lyon
  • Parijs 1681 - 1743
  • Rome 1682
    In 1682 he won first price for painting with 'Caïn bâtisant la ville d' Enoc', after which he left for a year for Rome on the advice of Le Brun (Perreau 2004)
  • Perpignan 1695
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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.
royal portrait, portrait, group portrait, Christian religious scene, flower piece
Entered on: 1992-02-07; Modification on: 2018-06-27

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