Reference Entry

AUDOUIN, Pierre (1768 - 1822), Engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AUDOUIN, Pierre (1768 - 1822), Engraver, draughtsman

Show Summary Details


French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1768, in Paris; died 1822, in Paris.

Engraver (burin), draughtsman.

Audouin studied under Beauvarlet, and engraved some of the Italian and Dutch masters' most captivating works for Laurent's Musée Français. He was influenced by the School of David. During the Empire period, he was awarded the title of engraver to Madame Mère, and subsequently, after the Restoration, of engraver in

Reference Entry.  95 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.