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COCHIN, Nicolas (1610 - 1686), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COCHIN, Nicolas (1610 - 1686), Draughtsman, engraver

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 1610, in Troyes; died 1686, in Paris.

Draughtsman, engraver.

Troyes School.

Nicolas Cochin, an engraver from Troyes, appears to have specialised in religious and allegorical themes, in particular scenes from the lives of Jesus, Mary and the saints. He is also remembered for a mythological work, Apollo on Mount Parnassus Sitting amidst the Muses, a Map of Jerusalem from

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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