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CHAMPAIGNE, Jean Baptiste de (1631 - 1681), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHAMPAIGNE, Jean Baptiste de (1631 - 1681), Painter

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Active in France.

Born August 1631, in Brussels; died 29 October 1681, in Paris, 27 October 1684 according to some sources, in 1693 according to others.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.

Jean Baptiste de Champaigne studied with and imitated his uncle Philippe. He went to Paris in 1642, and lost his only son there. He became a member of the Académie in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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