Reference Entry

BENAZECH, Peter Paul (1730 - 1783), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BENAZECH, Peter Paul (1730 - 1783), Draughtsman, engraver

Show Summary Details


British, 18th century, male.

Born c. 1730; died after 1783.

Draughtsman, engraver (including etching).

Peter Paul Benazech studied under F. Vivares and worked in London and Paris. He engraved landscapes after Boucher, J.B. Châtelin (1773) and G. Dughet. An etching after Vernet is dated 1771. He also produced some of the plates for John Brisbane's Anatomy of Painting.

Reference Entry.  124 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.