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CARPENTIERS, Adrien (<i>died</i> 1778), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARPENTIERS, Adrien (died 1778), Painter

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18th century, male.

Active in London.

Died 1778, in London.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes.

Some commentators believe Adrien Carpentiers to have been of Swiss extraction, whereas others take him to be from Flanders and, probably, to have been the son of the sculptor Carpentière. What is certain is that he exhibited in London - from 1760 to 1767 at the Society of Artists, from 1762 to 1766 at the Free

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