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CHARPENTIER, Jean Baptiste (1728 - 1806), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHARPENTIER, Jean Baptiste (1728 - 1806), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1728, in Paris; died 3 December 1806, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman (including sanguine). Historical subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures.

J.-B. Charpentier, an official painter to the Duke of Penthièvre, also taught at the Académie de St-Luc. He showed work in exhibitions from 1762 to 1785, and also exhibited at the Salon de la Correspondance. He did

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