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BEAUBRUN, Charles (<i>died</i> 1692), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEAUBRUN, Charles (died 1692), Painter

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French, 17th century, male.

Born in Amboise (Indre-et-Loire), baptised 11 February 1604; died 16 January 1692, in Paris.


Grandson of Matthieu the Elder, and son of Matthieu the Younger, valet de chambre to King Henry IV, Charles Beaubrun studied painting under his uncle Louis, who trained his cousin Henry at the same time. The cousins worked together extensively. Charles started out as a member of the Académie

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