Reference Entry

COROT, Armand (1787 - 1822), Engraver (line-engraving)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COROT, Armand (1787 - 1822), Engraver (line-engraving)

Show Summary Details


French, 19th century, male.

Born c. 1787; died before 1822.

Engraver (line-engraving).

He was a pupil at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He gained second place in the Prix de Rome in 1810 and the first prize the following year with an engraving of a nude, now part of the engraving collection at the Louvre. He contributed to Filhol's Gallery of the Musée Napoléon, supplying engravings of

Reference Entry.  118 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.