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AVED, Jacques André Joseph (1702 - 1766), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AVED, Jacques André Joseph (1702 - 1766), Painter

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 12 January 1702, probably in Douai; died 4 March 1766, in Paris.

Painter. Portraits.

[not available online]Aved's parents were of Flemish origin. After the premature death of his father, he is believed to have been brought up by his step-father, Noël Isaac Bisson, who lived in Amsterdam. It was there, according to Mariette, that he learnt the first principles of drawing

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