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AUTISSIER, Louis Marie (1772 - 1830), Miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AUTISSIER, Louis Marie (1772 - 1830), Miniaturist

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1772, in Vannes; died 1830, in Brussels.


Autissier studied under Vautrin, and then became a soldier. After his military service he settled in Brussels to work as a miniaturist. He quickly found fame and travelled through Belgium, Holland and France, putting on successful exhibitions in Brussels, Gent and Antwerp in Belgium, Augustenborg in Denmark, and in Paris. His services

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