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CANOT, Philippe (<i>born</i> 1715), Painter, decorative artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CANOT, Philippe (born 1715), Painter, decorative artist

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French, 18th century, male.

Born c. 1715; died 1er December 1783.

Painter, decorative artist. Genre scenes.

A pupil of Chardin, Philippe Canot was admitted to the Académie de St-Luc in Paris in 1763, and became a member of its council in 1767. Professor J.-P. Le Bas engraved his Cake of the Kings and The Dancing Master. He was a brother of Pierre Charles Canot and married

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