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BARRABAN, Jacques (1768 - 1809), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARRABAN, Jacques (1768 - 1809), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 31 August 1768, in Aubusson (Creuse), in 1767 according to his death certificate; died 1 October 1809, in Lyons.

Painter, draughtsman. Natural history (animals, birds, botanical subjects, insects), still-lifes.

Barraban was a pupil of Malaine. From 1798 to 1806, he exhibited paintings on porcelain in Paris, and won a gold medal in 1804. In 1807, he was appointed

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