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BERVIC (1756 - 1822), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERVIC (1756 - 1822), Engraver

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 23 May 1756, in Paris; died 23 March 1822.


Bervic started out as a pupil of Jean Baptiste Le Prince, then studied under George Wille. He won an Académie medal in 1774 when he was barely 18 years old, for a work entitled Young Turk. He was already well known and highly rated when, in 1783, his reputation suddenly

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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