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BARON, Bernard (1696 - 1762), Engraver (etching)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARON, Bernard (1696 - 1762), Engraver (etching)

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1696, in Paris; died 22 January 1762, in London.

Engraver (etching).

Bernard Baron was the pupil and son-in-law of Nicolas Tardieu. Amongst his works, mention should be made of the engravings provided for the well-known publisher Boydell in London, where he worked until his death. He went to London in 1712 with Claude du Bosc to work on the engravings of murals

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