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ARLAUD, Jacques Antoine (1688 - 1743), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ARLAUD, Jacques Antoine (1688 - 1743), Painter

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Swiss, 18th century, male.

Born 18 May 1688, in Geneva; died June 1743, in Geneva.

Painter. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits. Miniatures.

Considered to be one of the most famous artists of his day, Jacques Antoine Arlaud was very successful not just as a miniaturist but also as a portraitist and painter of religious and mythological subjects. Aged 20, he worked in Paris as an

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