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CAZES, Pierre Jacques (1676 - 1754), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAZES, Pierre Jacques (1676 - 1754), Painter

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1676, in Paris; died 25 June 1754, in Paris.

Painter. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, landscapes.

[not available online]Pierre Jacques Cazes studied under R.-A. Houase and Bon Boulogne. He came second in the Rome competition in 1698 and won the first prize in 1699. On 28 July 1703 he became an academician. He was appointed assistant professor on 28 September 1715, professor

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